NIMBUS 5

Launch Details
Launched 10 December 1972
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 6305
COSPAR ID 1972-097A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 99.912°
Eccentricity 0.00090
RA ascending node 19.630 hr
Argument perihelion 108.000°
Mean anomaly 358.420°
Orbital period 107.131 min
Epoch of osculation 24 Jan 2022, 08:20

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 1094.3 km
Mean Altitude 1101.0 km
Peak Altitude 1107.8 km

Orbital History

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DELTA 1 R/B

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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