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BIROS - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 41604
COSPAR ID 2016-040-F
Name in Spacetrack catalog BIROS

Satellite Details

Orbit 490 x 504 km, 97.2°
Category Earth observation
Country/organisation of origin Germany
Mass 130 kg
Dimensions 580 x 880 x 680 mm
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 7.2 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)4.1 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 22 June 2016 03:55
Launch siteSatish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR),
India
Launch vehicle PSLV-XL

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