CALIPSO

Launch Details
Launched 27 April 2006
Flight ended
Status Operational
Category Space & Earth Science
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner France
NORAD ID 29108
COSPAR ID 2006-016B
Alternative names CLOUD-AEROSOL LIDAR AND INFRARED PATHFINDER SATELLITE OBSERVATIONS
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 98.299°
Eccentricity 0.00012
RA ascending node 19.233 hr
Argument perihelion 78.757°
Mean anomaly 281.376°
Orbital period 98.452 min
Epoch of osculation 01 Dec 2021, 03:59

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 690.9 km
Mean Altitude 691.8 km
Peak Altitude 692.6 km

Orbital History

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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