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Quikscat - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25789
COSPAR ID 1999-034-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog QUIKSCAT

Satellite Details

Orbit 656 x 799 km, 98.6°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.4 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 20 June 1999 02:15
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Titan II SLV
View from orbit pole
 

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