EXPLORER 16

Launch Details
Launched 15 December 1962
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Wallops Island, Virginia, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 506
COSPAR ID 1962-070A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 52.003°
Eccentricity 0.02777
RA ascending node 23.162 hr
Argument perihelion 125.817°
Mean anomaly 236.890°
Orbital period 103.947 min
Epoch of osculation 24 May 2023, 20:55

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 748.9 km
Mean Altitude 952.2 km
Peak Altitude 1155.6 km

Orbital History

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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