BD C2

Launch Details
Launched 24 October 2012
Flight ended
Status Operational
Categories Geostationary
Beidou
Launch site Xichang Launch Facility, PRC
Owner People's Republic of China
NORAD ID 38953
COSPAR ID 2012-059A
Alternative names BEIDOU 16
COMPASS-G6
SVN C016
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 1.491°
Eccentricity 0.00102
RA ascending node 5.624 hr
Argument perihelion 275.199°
Mean anomaly 111.631°
Orbital period 1436.086 min
Epoch of osculation 27 Nov 2021, 21:20

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 35750.4 km
Mean Altitude 35793.5 km
Peak Altitude 35836.7 km

Orbital History

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CZ-3C R/B

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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