User: anonymous
Location: Unspecified
(0.0000°N, 0.0000°E)
Time: 19:27:23
(UTC+02:00)
Language:

Maqsat 3 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number25503
COSPAR ID1998-059-A
Name in Spacetrack catalogMAQSAT/ARIANE 5

Satellite Details

Orbit 982 x 35,525 km, 7.4°
Country/organisation of origin France
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.1 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 21 October 1998 16:37
Launch siteCentre Spatial Guyanais ,
French Guiana
Launch vehicle Ariane 5G
View from orbit pole
 

DLR