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USA-17 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 16625
COSPAR ID 1986-014-F
Name in Spacetrack catalog USA 17

Satellite Details

Orbit 389 x 1,775 km, 63.3°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)2.1 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 09 February 1986 10:06
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Atlas H
View from orbit pole
 

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