IRIDIUM 51

Launch Details
Launched 24 March 1998
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Category Iridium
Launch site Taiyuan Space Center, PRC
Owner United States
NORAD ID 25262
COSPAR ID 1998-018A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.402°
Eccentricity 0.02004
RA ascending node 2.300 hr
Argument perihelion 300.191°
Mean anomaly 57.959°
Orbital period 96.654 min
Epoch of osculation 13 May 2021, 10:32

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 465.7 km
Mean Altitude 605.5 km
Peak Altitude 745.3 km

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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