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
Alternative names G-8
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 13.579°
Eccentricity 0.00090
RA ascending node 0.996 hr
Argument perigee 69.125°
Mean anomaly 306.408°
Orbital period 1444.384 min
Epoch of osculation 15 Jul 2024, 14:39

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 35917.9 km
Mean Altitude 35955.8 km
Peak Altitude 35993.7 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

ATLAS 2AS CENTAUR R/B

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San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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