SWAS

Launch Details
Launched 5 December 1998
Flight ended
Status Backup/Standby
Category Space & Earth Science
Launch site Western Range Airspace
Owner United States
NORAD ID 25560
COSPAR ID 1998-071A
Alternative names SUBMILLIMETER WAVE ASTRONOMY SATELLITE
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 69.901°
Eccentricity 0.00078
RA ascending node 4.228 hr
Argument perihelion 344.475°
Mean anomaly 15.616°
Orbital period 96.343 min
Epoch of osculation 17 May 2022, 19:03

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 585.1 km
Mean Altitude 590.5 km
Peak Altitude 596.0 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

PEGASUS R/B PEGASUS DEB

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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