OPS 8579

Launch Details
Launched 15 March 1974
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 7218
COSPAR ID 1974-015A
Alternative names DMSP 5B F5
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 99.129°
Eccentricity 0.00564
RA ascending node 10.994 hr
Argument perihelion 216.580°
Mean anomaly 143.152°
Orbital period 100.646 min
Epoch of osculation 14 Jun 2021, 13:50

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 755.9 km
Mean Altitude 796.4 km
Peak Altitude 836.8 km

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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