EXPLORER 29

Launch Details
Launched 5 November 1965
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 1726
COSPAR ID 1965-089A
Alternative names GEOS 1
GEODETIC EARTH ORBITING SATELLITE 1
GEODYNAMICS EXPERIMENTAL OCEAN SATELLITE 1
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 59.386°
Eccentricity 0.07125
RA ascending node 2.424 hr
Argument perihelion 251.644°
Mean anomaly 267.930°
Orbital period 120.295 min
Epoch of osculation 24 Jan 2022, 10:21

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 1126.1 km
Mean Altitude 1701.2 km
Peak Altitude 2276.3 km

Orbital History

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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