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ESSA 1 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 1982
COSPAR ID 1966-008-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog ESSA 1 (OT-3)

Satellite Details

Orbit 677 x 793 km, 97.9°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)5.0 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 03 February 1966 07:41
Launch siteCape Canaveral Space Force Station,
United States
Launch vehicle Thor Delta C
View from orbit pole
 

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