OPS 6983

Launch Details
Launched 8 August 1974
Flight ended
Status Non-operational
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 7411
COSPAR ID 1974-063A
Alternative names DMSP 5B F6
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 98.668°
Eccentricity 0.00410
RA ascending node 3.178 hr
Argument perihelion 214.507°
Mean anomaly 145.345°
Orbital period 100.841 min
Epoch of osculation 23 Jul 2021, 14:14

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 776.1 km
Mean Altitude 805.6 km
Peak Altitude 835.0 km

Orbital History

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THOR BURNER 2A R/B

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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