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 69.898°
Eccentricity 0.00111
RA ascending node 7.972 hr
Argument perihelion 260.627°
Mean anomaly 99.364°
Orbital period 96.371 min
Epoch of osculation 03 Dec 2021, 12:46

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 584.2 km
Mean Altitude 591.9 km
Peak Altitude 599.6 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

PEGASUS R/B PEGASUS DEB

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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