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Sunsat (SO-35) - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25636
COSPAR ID 1999-008-C
Name in Spacetrack catalog SUNSAT

Satellite Details

Orbit 638 x 846 km, 96.5°
Category unknown
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 9.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)7.2 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 23 February 1999 10:29
Launch siteVandenberg Space Force Base,
United States
Launch vehicle Delta 7920-10

Description

Sunsat carries a small imager and a message relay payload.
View from orbit pole
 

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