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
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.394°
Eccentricity 0.00021
RA ascending node 20.850 hr
Argument perihelion 102.926°
Mean anomaly 257.218°
Orbital period 100.377 min
Epoch of osculation 08 Apr 2020, 12:46

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 782.0 km
Mean Altitude 783.6 km
Peak Altitude 785.1 km

Orbital History

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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