User: anonymous   Login
Location: Oshawa
(43.9000°N, 78.8670°W)
Time: 19:49:13
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

Iridium 31 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 24950
COSPAR ID 1997-051-G
Name in Spacetrack catalog IRIDIUM 31

Satellite Details

Orbit 776 x 779 km, 86.4°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)5.1 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 14 September 1997 01:36
Launch siteBaikonur Cosmodrome,
Kazakhstan
Launch vehicle Proton-K/17S40
View from orbit pole
 

DLR