GALAXY 8

Launch Details
Launched 7 December 1997
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 25086
COSPAR ID 1997-078A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 12.945°
Eccentricity 0.00075
RA ascending node 1.443 hr
Argument perihelion 15.403°
Mean anomaly 165.671°
Orbital period 1444.378 min
Epoch of osculation 01 Dec 2021, 05:41

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 35923.9 km
Mean Altitude 35955.7 km
Peak Altitude 35987.5 km

Orbital History

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ATLAS 2AS CENTAUR R/B

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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