METEOSAT-9

Launch Details
Launched 20 December 2005
Flight ended
Status Operational
Categories Weather
Search & Rescue (SARSAT)
Geostationary
Launch site Europe's Spaceport, Kourou, French Guiana
Owner European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT)
NORAD ID 28912
COSPAR ID 2005-049B
Alternative names MSG-2
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 5.688°
Eccentricity 0.00015
RA ascending node 4.482 hr
Argument perihelion 213.980°
Mean anomaly 160.627°
Orbital period 1436.097 min
Epoch of osculation 19 Jan 2022, 21:17

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 35787.2 km
Mean Altitude 35793.7 km
Peak Altitude 35800.2 km

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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