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Altair 2 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 871
COSPAR ID 1964-051-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog SCOUT X-4 R/B

Satellite Details

Orbit 830 x 957 km, 79.9°
Category Rocket body
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)5.4 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 25 August 1964 13:43
Launch siteVandenberg Space Force Base,
United States
Launch vehicle Scout X-4
View from orbit pole
 

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