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Tiros 6 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 397
COSPAR ID 1962-047-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog TIROS 6

Satellite Details

Orbit 597 x 609 km, 58.3°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 8.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)6.0 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 18 September 1962 08:53
Launch siteCape Canaveral Air Force Station,
United States
Launch vehicle Thor Delta
View from orbit pole
 

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