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PAYLOAD B - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 27431
COSPAR ID 2002-024-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog FENGYUN 1D

Satellite Details

Orbit 850 x 871 km, 99.1°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin China
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.0 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 15 May 2002 01:50
Launch siteTaiyuan Space Launch Center,
China
Launch vehicle Chang Zheng 4B
View from orbit pole
 

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