IRIDIUM 6

Launch Details
Launched 4 May 1997
Flight ended 22 December 2017
Status Decayed
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24794
COSPAR ID 1997-020C
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.348°
Eccentricity 0.00387
RA ascending node 15.831 hr
Argument perihelion 97.687°
Mean anomaly 263.357°
Orbital period 87.386 min
Epoch of osculation 23 Dec 2017, 06:59

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 126.8 km
Mean Altitude 152.1 km
Peak Altitude 177.4 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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