DMSP 5D-3 F16

Launch Details
Launched 17 October 2003
Flight ended
Status Backup/Standby
Category Weather
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 28054
COSPAR ID 2003-048A
Alternative names USA 172
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 98.922°
Eccentricity 0.00067
RA ascending node 16.440 hr
Argument perihelion 311.029°
Mean anomaly 141.023°
Orbital period 101.864 min
Epoch of osculation 23 Sep 2020, 20:01

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 849.2 km
Mean Altitude 854.1 km
Peak Altitude 858.9 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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