IRIDIUM 42

Launch Details
Launched 7 December 1997
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Category Iridium
Launch site Taiyuan Space Center, PRC
Owner United States
NORAD ID 25077
COSPAR ID 1997-077A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.394°
Eccentricity 0.00024
RA ascending node 5.255 hr
Argument perihelion 105.059°
Mean anomaly 255.087°
Orbital period 100.371 min
Epoch of osculation 19 Oct 2021, 21:59

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 781.6 km
Mean Altitude 783.3 km
Peak Altitude 785.0 km

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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