DIRECTV 3

Launch Details
Launched 9 June 1995
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Europe's Spaceport, Kourou, French Guiana
Owner United States
NORAD ID 23598
COSPAR ID 1995-029A
Alternative names DBS 3
NIMIQ 3
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 9.845°
Eccentricity 0.00039
RA ascending node 2.925 hr
Argument perihelion 325.902°
Mean anomaly 34.161°
Orbital period 1454.484 min
Epoch of osculation 01 Feb 2023, 09:08

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 36136.4 km
Mean Altitude 36152.9 km
Peak Altitude 36169.4 km

Orbital History

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ARIANE 42P+3 R/B

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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