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Tiros N - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 11060
COSPAR ID 1978-096-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog TIROS N

Satellite Details

Orbit 823 x 838 km, 98.7°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 5.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.9 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 13 October 1978 11:23
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Atlas F
View from orbit pole
 

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