TELSTAR 1

Launch Details
Launched 9 July 1962
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 340
COSPAR ID 1962-029A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 44.788°
Eccentricity 0.24233
RA ascending node 8.756 hr
Argument perihelion 23.369°
Mean anomaly 3.050°
Orbital period 157.744 min
Epoch of osculation 07 Nov 2019, 12:15

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 956.3 km
Mean Altitude 3299.8 km
Peak Altitude 5643.3 km

Orbital History

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Launched alongside

DELTA 1 R/B

Seattle

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

47.61°N
122.33°W
PST

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