VANGUARD R/B

Launch Details
Launched 16 February 1959
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 12
COSPAR ID 1959-001B
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 32.897°
Eccentricity 0.16668
RA ascending node 16.534 hr
Argument perihelion 47.763°
Mean anomaly 325.285°
Orbital period 125.841 min
Epoch of osculation 12 Sep 2019, 04:43

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 561.0 km
Mean Altitude 1947.5 km
Peak Altitude 3333.9 km

Orbital History

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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