GPS 12

Launch Details
Launched 16 November 2006
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 29601
COSPAR ID 2006-052A
Alternative names USA 192
NAVSTAR 59
GPS BIIRM-3
GPS 2R-16
SVN 58
PRN 12
SLOT B4
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 55.146°
Eccentricity 0.00858
RA ascending node 16.267 hr
Argument perigee 82.752°
Mean anomaly 278.247°
Orbital period 717.967 min
Epoch of osculation 22 May 2024, 01:47

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 19961.3 km
Mean Altitude 20189.1 km
Peak Altitude 20416.9 km

Orbital History

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San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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