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
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 86.399°
Eccentricity 0.01447
RA ascending node 16.284 hr
Argument perigee 277.772°
Mean anomaly 80.711°
Orbital period 95.336 min
Epoch of osculation 22 May 2024, 08:22

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 441.9 km
Mean Altitude 542.0 km
Peak Altitude 642.0 km

Orbital History

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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