IRIDIUM 8

Launch Details
Launched 4 May 1997
Flight ended 23 November 2017
Status Decayed
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24792
COSPAR ID 1997-020A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.336°
Eccentricity 0.00258
RA ascending node 16.621 hr
Argument perihelion 119.936°
Mean anomaly 245.330°
Orbital period 86.841 min
Epoch of osculation 24 Nov 2017, 12:05

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 108.2 km
Mean Altitude 125.0 km
Peak Altitude 141.7 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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