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Cosmos 2242 Rocket - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 22627
COSPAR ID 1993-024-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog SL-14 R/B

Satellite Details

Orbit 620 x 653 km, 82.5°
Category Rocket body
Country/organisation of origin Russia
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)2.6 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 16 April 1993 07:49
Launch sitePlesetsk,
Russia
Launch vehicle Tsiklon-3
View from orbit pole
 

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