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Minotaur R/B - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 26066
COSPAR ID 2000-004-F
Name in Spacetrack catalog MINOTAUR R/B

Satellite Details

Orbit 742 x 789 km, 100.2°
Category Rocket body
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)5.4 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 27 January 2000 03:03
Launch siteVandenberg Space Force Base,
United States
Launch vehicle Minotaur 1

Description

Primary goal for this programme is low cost reliable space launch for small satellites
View from orbit pole
 

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