DIRECTV 6

Launch Details
Launched 7 March 1997
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24748
COSPAR ID 1997-011A
Alternative names TEMPO 2
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 11.137°
Eccentricity 0.00281
RA ascending node 2.223 hr
Argument perihelion 284.847°
Mean anomaly 270.313°
Orbital period 1454.131 min
Epoch of osculation 24 Jan 2022, 14:10

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 36026.7 km
Mean Altitude 36146.0 km
Peak Altitude 36265.3 km

Orbital History

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ATLAS 2A CENTAUR R/B

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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