IRIDIUM 17

Launch Details
Launched 8 July 1997
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Category Iridium
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24870
COSPAR ID 1997-034B
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.398°
Eccentricity 0.00006
RA ascending node 3.843 hr
Argument perihelion 55.561°
Mean anomaly 304.564°
Orbital period 100.276 min
Epoch of osculation 01 Dec 2021, 18:10

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 778.4 km
Mean Altitude 778.8 km
Peak Altitude 779.2 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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