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Cosmos 1980 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 19649
COSPAR ID 1988-102-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog COSMOS 1980

Satellite Details

Orbit 839 x 849 km, 71.0°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin Russia
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)3.4 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 23 November 1988 14:50
Launch siteBaikonur Cosmodrome,
Kazakhstan
Launch vehicle Zenit-2
View from orbit pole
 

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