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IRS-1D - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number24971
COSPAR ID1997-057-A
Name in Spacetrack catalogIRS 1D

Satellite Details

Orbit 741 x 819 km, 98.3°
Country/organisation of origin India
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)2.9 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 29 September 1997 04:47
Launch siteSatish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR),
India
Launch vehicle PSLV
View from orbit pole
 

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