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SJ-6D - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 29506
COSPAR ID 2006-046-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog SHIJIAN 6 02B (SJ-6 02B)

Satellite Details

Orbit 583 x 587 km, 97.8°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin China
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)3.9 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 23 October 2006 23:34
Launch siteTaiyuan Space Launch Center,
China
Launch vehicle Chang Zheng 4B
View from orbit pole
 

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