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PREFIRE-2, 59881

Orbit data source: Space-Track

PREFIRE-2, 59881 is a payload satellite owned by JPL (US) in SSO that was launched on Sat, 25 May 2024 UTC via an Electron launch vehicle from the Rocket Lab Launch Complex (RLLC). 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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PREFIRE-2 details
NORAD ID59881
COSPAR ID
2024-099A
Orbit
SSO
Last TLE update14 hours ago
Origin
Flag of USJPL (US)
ManufacturerJPL
BusCubesat 6U
MotorUnknown
Mass~10 kg wet, ~10 kg dry
Launch date (UTC)
2024-05-25 (2 months ago)
Launch vehicle
Electron
Launch site
Rocket Lab Launch Complex (RLLC)
Object type
Payload
Rocket body
Debris
Radar Cross SectionMedium (>0.1 m² and <1 m²)
Predictive object data (real-time)
Latitude-66.41365°
Longitude-27.16054°
Altitude563.059 km
Speed7.574 km/s
Apparent Right ascension12h 40m 37s
Apparent Declination-56° 03' 08"
Sunlit
Object is in full shadow
Predictive observer data (real-time)
Local Sidereal Time23:29:12
Azimuth210.117° SW
Elevation-70.047°
Doppler factor1
Orbital elements
Apogee537.1 km
Perigee514.867 km
Semi-major axis6,904.121 km
Eccentricity0.0016101
Inclination97.4931°
RAAN59.6711°
Arg. of periapsis106.3588°
True anomaly253.76419°
Mean anomaly253.9414°
Mean motion3.78339 °/min
BSTAR0.00036755
Period95.15 mins
Definitive object data (Epoch: 2024-07-20T20:43:22.255Z)
Latitude-0.00006°
Longitude169.70957°
Altitude535.175 km
Speed7.593 km/s
True Right ascension03h 58m 41s
True Declination0° 00' 00"
Sunlit
Object was in daylight at TLE epoch
TLE from 14 hours ago
0 PREFIRE-2
1 59881U 24099A   24202.86345203  .00006330  00000-0  36755-3 0  9997
2 59881  97.4931  59.6711 0016101 106.3588 253.9414 15.12360343  8548
Epoch: 2024-07-20T20:43Z
No data available
Other satellites on launch #99 in the year 2024 (2024-05-25 UTC)

PREFIRE-2 Visibility forecast

Observer location: 39.9160978°, -105.1181434

PREFIRE-2 is not visible in the next 10 days
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