GPS 16

Launch Details
Launched 28 January 2003
Flight ended
Status Operational
Categories Search & Rescue (SARSAT)
GPS Operational
Active satellites
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 27663
COSPAR ID 2003-005A
Alternative names USA 166
NAVSTAR 51
GPS BIIR-08
SVN 56
PRN 16
B1
SLOT B1A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 55.092°
Eccentricity 0.01364
RA ascending node 16.182 hr
Argument perigee 47.420°
Mean anomaly 318.751°
Orbital period 717.943 min
Epoch of osculation 19 Jul 2024, 02:31

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 19826.2 km
Mean Altitude 20188.5 km
Peak Altitude 20550.8 km

Orbital History

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San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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