IRIDIUM 18

Launch Details
Launched 8 July 1997
Flight ended 18 August 2018
Status Decayed
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24872
COSPAR ID 1997-034D
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.350°
Eccentricity 0.00220
RA ascending node 13.031 hr
Argument perihelion 78.469°
Mean anomaly 281.909°
Orbital period 87.339 min
Epoch of osculation 19 Aug 2018, 12:23

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 135.4 km
Mean Altitude 149.8 km
Peak Altitude 164.1 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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