NOAA 15

Launch Details
Launched 12 May 1998
Flight ended
Status Backup/Standby
Categories Weather
NOAA
Search & Rescue (SARSAT)
ARGOS Data Collection System
Active satellites
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 25338
COSPAR ID 1998-030A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 98.574°
Eccentricity 0.00115
RA ascending node 9.519 hr
Argument perigee 121.996°
Mean anomaly 238.233°
Orbital period 100.943 min
Epoch of osculation 23 Apr 2024, 12:42

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 802.2 km
Mean Altitude 810.4 km
Peak Altitude 818.7 km

Orbital History

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San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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