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What happened to The Dish Earth channel?

Discussion in 'The DISH Forum' started by scsttrooper, May 25, 2013.

  1. scsttrooper

    scsttrooper Thread Starter Member

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    Does anyone know?
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  2. navychop

    navychop Member of the Month - July 2014! Pub Member / Supporter

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    It was failing so they dropped it.



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  3. scsttrooper

    scsttrooper Thread Starter Member

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    What do you mean by falling?
  4. dfergie

    dfergie Proud Staff Member Staff Member HERE TO HELP YOU!

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    I think the camera died.
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    3HaloODST SatelliteGuys Family Pub Member / Supporter

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  6. Stargazer

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    I dont think many people missed it. Took this long for some to notice that it was gone lol.
  7. scsttrooper

    scsttrooper Thread Starter Member

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    Thanks for the information on the previous post here on the site. I would like to think that Dish will take notice to all of the attention and think about adding a camera to their next "bird".
  8. scsttrooper

    scsttrooper Thread Starter Member

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    Actually many people missed it right away.. I have been gone "out of the country" for a while and just found it missing upon my return.
  9. 3HaloODST

    3HaloODST SatelliteGuys Family Pub Member / Supporter

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    I definitely missed it right away, still do :( .
  10. MikeD-C05

    MikeD-C05 Pub Member / Supporter Pub Member / Supporter

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    I heard that that channel was OUT of this World.:p
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    we missed it right away. it was interesting and I am sad its gone. it has been gone a good while now. hope they will find away to bring it back.
  12. TheKrell

    TheKrell SatelliteGuys Family Pub Member / Supporter

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    It was a great idea, executed badly. I think the next such camera should have better resolution and exposure control. We might even be able to see something that way.
  13. dwarren2

    dwarren2 SatelliteGuys Family Pub Member / Supporter

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    I also miss the Sunrise Earth channel. Great backround.
  14. ckhalil18

    ckhalil18 SatelliteGuys Family Pub Member / Supporter

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    In other words, it has to a HD camera.:D
  15. dishcomm

    dishcomm SatelliteGuys Family

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    Dish took it down.
  16. Bobby

    Bobby Publican Supporting Founder

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    Yeah, they flew all the way up to the satellite on their broom and took it off and sent it off into space... ;)
  17. MikeD-C05

    MikeD-C05 Pub Member / Supporter Pub Member / Supporter

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    More likely they flipped a switch and no more earth views from that satellite camera.

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