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 99.132°
Eccentricity 0.00580
RA ascending node 22.890 hr
Argument perihelion 85.543°
Mean anomaly 275.238°
Orbital period 100.644 min
Epoch of osculation 01 Dec 2021, 12:17

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 754.7 km
Mean Altitude 796.3 km
Peak Altitude 837.8 km

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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