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Iridium 44 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25078
COSPAR ID 1997-077-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog IRIDIUM 44

Satellite Details

Orbit 761 x 766 km, 86.4°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 5.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.5 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 08 December 1997 07:16
Launch siteTaiyuan Space Launch Center,
China
Launch vehicle Chang Zheng 2C-III/SD

Description

not operational-tumbling
View from orbit pole
 

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