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DMSP B5D2-4 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 18822
COSPAR ID 1988-006-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog DMSP 5D-2 F9 (USA 29)

Satellite Details

Orbit 796 x 805 km, 98.5°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 5.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.7 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 03 February 1988 05:53
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Atlas E
View from orbit pole
 

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