VELA 2

Launch Details
Launched 16 October 1963
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 674
COSPAR ID 1963-039A
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 42.559°
Eccentricity 0.23778
RA ascending node 8.778 hr
Argument perihelion 102.918°
Mean anomaly 0.621°
Orbital period 6483.999 min
Epoch of osculation 07 Oct 2022, 20:24

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 81423.8 km
Mean Altitude 108812.1 km
Peak Altitude 136200.5 km

Orbital History

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ERS 12 VELA 1

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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