GPS 16

Launch Details
Launched 28 January 2003
Flight ended
Status Operational
Categories Search & Rescue (SARSAT)
GPS Operational
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 56.012°
Eccentricity 0.01130
RA ascending node 20.000 hr
Argument perihelion 35.490°
Mean anomaly 324.689°
Orbital period 718.030 min
Epoch of osculation 06 Aug 2020, 05:04

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 19890.6 km
Mean Altitude 20190.7 km
Peak Altitude 20490.7 km

Orbital History

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Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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