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Orbcomm D2 (FM30) - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25980
COSPAR ID 1999-065-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog ORBCOMM FM 30

Satellite Details

Orbit 777 x 787 km, 45.0°
Category Communications
Country/organisation of origin [org.Globalstar]
Mass 45 kg
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 8.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)7.6 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 04 December 1999 18:53
Launch siteWallops Launch Facility,
United States
Launch vehicle Pegasus XL/HAPS
View from orbit pole
 

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