VANGUARD R/B

Launch Details
Launched 16 March 1958
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 16
COSPAR ID 1958-002A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 34.260°
Eccentricity 0.20264
RA ascending node 15.468 hr
Argument perihelion 153.412°
Mean anomaly 218.653°
Orbital period 137.307 min
Epoch of osculation 15 Sep 2019, 07:10

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 658.8 km
Mean Altitude 2445.4 km
Peak Altitude 4231.9 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

VANGUARD 1 VANGUARD DEB

Seattle

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

47.61°N
122.33°W
PDT

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