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.SP3 File Extension

2 file types use the .sp3 file extension.

File Type 1NGS SP3 File

DeveloperNOAA NGS
Popularity
4.5 (11 Votes)
CategoryGIS Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is an SP3 file?

File created in the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Standard Product #3 (SP3) format; saved in a plain text ASCII format and contains satellite orbit information; used for tracking GPS satellite orbits, but also supports non-GPS orbits as well.

More Information

The original SP3 format, called SP3-a, was extended to include additional information in the SP3-b and SP3-c formats.

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Programs that open SP3 files
Updated 4/30/2012

File Type 2Windows XP SP3 CD File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
3.9 (20 Votes)
CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.SP3 File Association 2

Data file that resides on a Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) installation disc; uses the filenames WIN51IP.SP3 and WIN51IC.SP3; contains data that is used for the operating system installation.

Programs that open SP3 files
Updated 4/30/2012

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