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
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 70.815°
Eccentricity 0.65829
RA ascending node 20.808 hr
Argument perihelion 90.460°
Mean anomaly 0.240°
Orbital period 2872.174 min
Epoch of osculation 15 Jun 2021, 12:48

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 16500.4 km
Mean Altitude 60561.0 km
Peak Altitude 104621.7 km

Orbital History

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ARIANE 5 R/B

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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