XMM-NEWTON

Launch Details
Launched 9 December 1999
Flight ended
Status Operational
Category Space & Earth Science
Launch site Europe's Spaceport, Kourou, French Guiana
Owner European Space Agency
NORAD ID 25989
COSPAR ID 1999-066A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 70.604°
Eccentricity 0.63912
RA ascending node 20.626 hr
Argument perihelion 89.256°
Mean anomaly 359.758°
Orbital period 2872.671 min
Epoch of osculation 21 Oct 2021, 03:57

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 17786.1 km
Mean Altitude 60568.7 km
Peak Altitude 103351.4 km

Orbital History

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ARIANE 5 R/B

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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