NIMBUS 2

Launch Details
Launched 14 May 1966
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 2173
COSPAR ID 1966-040A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 100.424°
Eccentricity 0.00548
RA ascending node 23.052 hr
Argument perihelion 276.310°
Mean anomaly 220.516°
Orbital period 107.981 min
Epoch of osculation 03 Aug 2020, 17:11

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 1099.3 km
Mean Altitude 1140.5 km
Peak Altitude 1181.6 km

Orbital History

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Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
PDT

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