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SOLRAD 7B, 1291

Orbit data source: Space-Track

SOLRAD 7B, 1291 is an American payload satellite in LEO that was launched on Tue, 09 Mar 1965 UTC via a Thor SLV-2 Agena D launch vehicle from the Air Force Western Test Range (AFWTR). Payloads include a variety of satellites, spacecraft, and rockets equipped with specific instruments for various scientific and technological missions. These include communications satellites like Starlink; space stations such as the ISS; scientific satellites like the Hubble; Earth observation satellites from companies like Planet Labs, Umbra, and HawkEye 360; GPS; miniature CubeSats for education and research; and military/defense satellites.

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SOLRAD 7B details
NORAD ID1291
COSPAR ID
1965-016D
Orbit
LEO
Last TLE update13 hours ago
Origin
Flag of USNRO/NRL (US)
ManufacturerNRL
BusNRL 24"
MotorUnknown
Mass47 kg wet, 47 kg dry
Launch date (UTC)
1965-03-09 (59 years ago)
Launch vehicle
Thor SLV-2 Agena D
Launch site
Air Force Western Test Range (AFWTR)
Object type
Payload
Rocket body
Debris
Radar Cross Section0.5 m², Medium (>0.1 m² and < 1m²)
Predictive object data (real-time)
Latitude58.63493°
Longitude156.81408°
Altitude937.42 km
Speed7.381 km/s
Apparent Right ascension08h 09m 49s
Apparent Declination22° 23' 39"
Sunlit
Object is in daylight
Predictive observer data (real-time)
Local Sidereal Time23:06:24
Azimuth41.892° NE
Elevation-15.331°
Doppler factor1
Orbital elements
Apogee926.733 km
Perigee893.062 km
Semi-major axis7,288.034 km
Eccentricity0.00231
Inclination70.0791°
RAAN276.4336°
Arg. of periapsis310.7481°
True anomaly49.36254°
Mean anomaly49.1619°
Mean motion3.48841 °/min
BSTAR0.00011601
Period103.2 mins
Definitive object data (Epoch: 2024-07-20T21:32:22.429Z)
Latitude0.00002°
Longitude14.1878°
Altitude903.186 km
Speed7.406 km/s
True Right ascension18h 25m 44s
True Declination0° 00' 00"
Sunlit
Object was in full shadow at TLE epoch
TLE from 13 hours ago
0 SOLRAD 7B
1 01291U 65016D   24202.89748182  .00000104  00000-0  11601-3 0  9995
2 01291  70.0791 276.4336 0023100 310.7481  49.1619 13.94799076 19601
Epoch: 2024-07-20T21:32Z
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SOLRAD 7B Visibility forecast

Observer location: 39.9160978°, -105.1181434

SOLRAD 7B is not visible in the next 10 days
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