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Transit 4B - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 202
COSPAR ID 1961-031-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog TRANSIT 4B

Satellite Details

Orbit 948 x 1,098 km, 32.4°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 8.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)8.5 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 15 November 1961 22:26
Launch siteCape Canaveral Space Force Station,
United States
Launch vehicle Thor Ablestar
View from orbit pole
 

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