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CLOUDSAT - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 29107
COSPAR ID 2006-016-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog CLOUDSAT

Satellite Details

Orbit 684 x 688 km, 98.2°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)5.0 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 28 April 2006 10:02
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Delta 7420-10C
View from orbit pole
 

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