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 69.897°
Eccentricity 0.00068
RA ascending node 11.866 hr
Argument perihelion 169.131°
Mean anomaly 190.999°
Orbital period 96.380 min
Epoch of osculation 20 Jun 2021, 07:17

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 587.6 km
Mean Altitude 592.4 km
Peak Altitude 597.1 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

PEGASUS R/B PEGASUS DEB

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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