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Envisat - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 27386
COSPAR ID 2002-009-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog ENVISAT

Satellite Details

Orbit 765 x 766 km, 98.4°
Category Earth observation
Country/organisation of origin ESA
Mass 8,211 kg
Dimensions 26x10x5 metres
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 3.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)2.5 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 01 March 2002 01:07
Launch siteCentre Spatial Guyanais ,
French Guiana
Launch vehicle Ariane 5G

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