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SWAS Peg rocket - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25561
COSPAR ID 1998-071-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog PEGASUS R/B

Satellite Details

Orbit 586 x 597 km, 69.9°
Category Rocket body
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 6.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)3.9 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 06 December 1998 00:57
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Pegasus XL
View from orbit pole
 

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