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Current as of 2022 May 28 16:05:27 UTC (Day 148)

Latest TLE Data

Element Set Age (days)
0–5 5–10 10–15 15–20 20–25 25–30 > 30
 
International Designator NORAD Catalog Number Name Period (minutes) Inclination (degrees) Apogee Height (km) Perigee Height (km) Eccentricity Latest Data TLE Age (days)
1963-047A 694 ATLAS CENTAUR 2 102.60 30.36 1,304 459 0.0582318 0.63
1964-002A 733 THOR AGENA D R/B 100.52 98.99 807 759 0.0033200 0.91
1964-053B 877 SL-3 R/B 98.66 65.08 732 658 0.0052325 0.84
1967-045B 2802 SL-8 R/B 99.73 74.01 792 699 0.0065857 0.82
1968-040B 3230 SL-8 R/B 96.55 74.04 614 574 0.0028695 0.51
1968-110A 3597 OAO 2 99.59 34.99 743 734 0.0006332 0.62
1969-009A 3669 ISIS 1 127.48 88.42 3,449 577 0.1711416 0.21
1970-009A 4327 SERT 2 106.00 99.12 1,046 1,037 0.0006006 0.17
1970-113B 4814 SL-3 R/B 93.50 81.14 460 431 0.0021283 0.81
1971-028B 5118 SL-3 R/B 94.96 81.26 547 486 0.0044570 0.56
1971-089A 5560 ASTEX 1 99.43 92.73 744 718 0.0018391 0.90
1971-119B 5730 SL-8 R/B 102.26 73.89 1,353 379 0.0672164 0.88
1972-023E 6073 COSMOS 482 DESCENT CRAFT 106.53 52.03 1,933 198 0.1165550 0.20
1972-065A 6153 OAO 3 (COPERNICUS) 98.76 35.01 704 695 0.0006556 1.09
1972-065B 6155 ATLAS CENTAUR R/B 97.83 35.00 681 628 0.0037920 0.20
1975-112B 8459 SL-8 R/B 100.21 74.06 780 758 0.0015173 0.28
1977-057B 10114 SL-3 R/B 94.81 97.41 519 499 0.0014512 0.86
1978-064A 10967 SEASAT 1 99.72 107.99 747 743 0.0002807 0.88
1979-005A 11251 METEOR 1-29 93.26 97.73 445 423 0.0015953 0.28
1979-011B 11267 SL-14 R/B 96.70 82.52 612 589 0.0016488 0.81
1979-089B 11574 SL-8 R/B 99.94 74.07 768 743 0.0017066 0.81
1980-005B 11672 SL-14 R/B 96.76 82.51 616 591 0.0018263 0.90
1981-003B 12139 SL-8 R/B 98.50 82.95 1,001 373 0.0444934 0.88
1981-046B 12465 SL-3 R/B 94.99 81.24 541 494 0.0034096 0.59
1981-065A 12585 METEOR PRIRODA 94.48 97.58 502 485 0.0012757 0.80
1981-103B 12904 SL-3 R/B 95.57 81.18 565 528 0.0026539 0.85
1982-013B 13068 SL-3 R/B 95.47 81.20 556 527 0.0020708 0.83
1982-039B 13154 SL-3 R/B 96.03 81.18 596 541 0.0039712 0.86
1982-079B 13403 SL-3 R/B 95.48 81.17 566 517 0.0035212 0.88
1982-092A 13552 COSMOS 1408 93.93 82.57 485 449 0.0026534 0.86
1982-092B 13553 SL-14 R/B 97.01 82.57 630 601 0.0020901 0.65
1983-010B 13819 SL-3 R/B 94.90 81.12 536 492 0.0031680 0.56
1983-037A 14032 COSMOS 1455 94.70 82.51 517 492 0.0018135 0.79
1983-075B 14208 SL-3 R/B 95.21 97.48 555 502 0.0038267 0.80
1983-099A 14372 COSMOS 1500 94.66 82.51 511 494 0.0012689 0.85
1984-013A 14699 COSMOS 1536 95.58 82.53 556 538 0.0013262 0.61
1984-027A 14819 COSMOS 1544 93.99 82.48 478 461 0.0012822 0.84
1984-027B 14820 SL-14 R/B 97.05 82.54 630 605 0.0017593 0.80
1984-108B 15354 ERBS 92.02 57.00 381 367 0.0010090 0.54
1985-006B 15483 SL-8 R/B 100.25 74.05 784 757 0.0018626 0.88
1985-009A 15494 COSMOS 1626 94.29 82.48 486 483 0.0002448 1.02
1985-042D 15772 SL-12 R/B(2) 101.31 71.11 845 797 0.0033470 1.00
1985-069B 15945 SL-14 R/B 97.02 82.53 631 601 0.0021170 0.36
1985-097B 16182 SL-16 R/B 101.67 71.00 844 832 0.0008759 0.90
1986-006B 16496 SL-14 R/B 97.01 82.52 628 603 0.0017970 0.77
1986-034A 16719 COSMOS 1743 94.91 82.55 523 505 0.0012655 0.29
1986-046B 16792 SL-14 R/B 97.07 82.48 637 601 0.0025627 0.18
1986-055B 16882 SL-14 R/B 97.07 82.52 632 605 0.0018952 0.63
1986-061A 16908 AJISAI (EGS) 115.71 50.01 1,497 1,479 0.0011436 0.51
1987-003A 17295 COSMOS 1812 94.89 82.51 515 511 0.0003096 0.26
1987-024B 17567 SL-14 R/B 97.04 82.53 631 603 0.0020007 0.53
1987-027A 17589 COSMOS 1833 101.92 70.91 867 832 0.0024854 0.74
1987-027B 17590 SL-16 R/B 101.64 71.00 838 834 0.0003132 0.82
1987-038B 17912 SL-14 R/B 97.09 82.50 634 604 0.0021321 0.95
1987-041A 17973 COSMOS 1844 101.83 70.90 869 821 0.0033346 0.23
1987-055B 18153 SL-14 R/B 97.07 82.50 632 604 0.0020044 0.81
1987-060A 18187 COSMOS 1867 100.62 65.01 801 775 0.0018515 1.18
1987-088A 18421 COSMOS 1892 94.78 82.50 519 497 0.0015429 0.86
1988-001B 18749 SL-14 R/B 97.08 82.52 633 605 0.0020140 0.89
1988-020A 18958 COSMOS 1933 95.71 82.53 559 546 0.0009459 0.95
1988-032B 19046 SL-3 R/B 95.77 97.39 580 531 0.0035560 0.82
1988-039B 19120 SL-16 R/B 101.46 71.01 845 811 0.0024053 0.56
1988-050A 19210 COSMOS 1953 95.54 82.52 553 536 0.0011888 0.42
1988-053B 19257 SL-8 R/B 100.17 74.05 782 751 0.0021553 0.97
1988-093A 19573 COSMOS 1975 95.61 82.52 556 539 0.0012282 0.92
1988-093B 19574 SL-14 R/B 97.07 82.53 632 604 0.0020039 0.64
1988-102B 19650 SL-16 R/B 101.71 71.00 851 828 0.0015926 0.88
1989-080A 20261 INTERCOSMOS 24 114.62 82.60 2,376 500 0.1200623 0.90
1989-080C 20262 SL-14 R/B 115.29 82.59 2,439 498 0.1237323 0.71
1989-085B 20303 DELTA 2 R/B(1) 93.81 35.64 516 406 0.0079841 0.83
1989-089B 20323 DELTA 1 R/B 99.41 97.08 782 679 0.0072216 0.87
1990-005H 20443 ARIANE 40 R/B 100.12 98.48 772 757 0.0010947 0.82
1990-008B 20453 DELTA 2 R/B(1) 96.67 35.62 784 414 0.0265186 0.66
1990-010A 20465 COSMOS 2058 96.07 82.49 581 560 0.0014469 0.80
1990-010B 20466 SL-14 R/B 97.20 82.50 639 610 0.0020919 0.28
1990-018B 20511 SL-14 R/B 97.28 82.52 640 617 0.0016233 0.17
1990-037B 20580 HST 95.33 28.47 536 533 0.0002533 0.55
1990-046B 20625 SL-16 R/B 101.79 71.00 855 832 0.0016215 0.86
1990-055A 20663 COSMOS 2084 96.46 62.79 669 509 0.0115346 0.84
1990-055D 20666 SL-6 R/B(2) 96.44 62.78 678 498 0.0128738 0.97
1990-078B 20775 SL-8 R/B 100.03 82.93 1,155 365 0.0553272 0.83
1991-006B 21088 SL-8 R/B 104.56 82.94 990 958 0.0021496 0.79
1991-039A 21397 OKEAN-3 96.41 82.52 598 575 0.0016337 0.98
1991-042A 21422 COSMOS 2151 96.47 82.50 600 579 0.0014742 0.83
1991-042B 21423 SL-14 R/B 97.30 82.50 643 616 0.0019175 0.82
1991-050A 21574 ERS-1 100.15 98.70 789 742 0.0032564 0.82
1991-050F 21610 ARIANE 40 R/B 99.93 98.38 756 754 0.0001953 0.24
1991-086A 21819 INTERCOSMOS 25 119.43 82.58 2,872 439 0.1514473 0.92
1992-008B 21876 SL-8 R/B 104.67 82.93 1,005 953 0.0035487 0.17
1992-020B 21938 SL-8 R/B 104.70 82.93 1,002 959 0.0028769 0.56
1992-076A 22219 COSMOS 2219 101.86 71.06 859 834 0.0017448 0.78
1992-076B 22220 SL-16 R/B 101.66 71.00 846 829 0.0011586 1.04
1992-080A 22236 COSMOS 2221 96.74 82.51 615 590 0.0017978 0.95
1992-093B 22285 SL-16 R/B 101.76 71.02 847 837 0.0006524 0.83
1992-094A 22286 COSMOS 2228 96.73 82.52 615 589 0.0019261 0.84
1993-016B 22566 SL-16 R/B 101.77 71.01 851 833 0.0012662 1.05
1993-024A 22626 COSMOS 2242 96.74 82.52 615 590 0.0017259 0.25
1993-059B 22803 SL-16 R/B 101.63 70.99 848 824 0.0016434 0.84
1993-061H 22830 ARIANE 40 R/B 100.59 98.66 795 778 0.0011640 0.53
1994-023A 23087 COSMOS 2278 101.85 71.05 853 839 0.0010104 0.90
1994-023B 23088 SL-16 R/B 101.79 71.00 847 840 0.0005171 0.83
1994-074B 23343 SL-16 R/B 97.49 97.89 644 633 0.0007525 0.58
1994-077B 23405 SL-16 R/B 101.75 70.98 842 841 0.0000830 0.81
1995-021A 23560 ERS-2 94.33 98.51 487 485 0.0001528 0.99
1995-021B 23561 ARIANE 40+ R/B 100.13 98.62 769 760 0.0005932 0.55
1995-058B 23705 SL-16 R/B 101.75 71.02 849 834 0.0010579 0.87
1996-051B 24298 SL-16 R/B 101.95 70.82 861 841 0.0013848 1.08
1997-037A 24883 ORBVIEW 2 (SEASTAR) 100.44 98.68 781 777 0.0002860 0.37
1998-043G 25400 SL-16 R/B 101.02 98.67 815 799 0.0011030 0.92
1998-045B 25407 SL-16 R/B 101.70 71.01 846 833 0.0008935 0.83
1998-067A 25544 ISS (ZARYA) 92.92 51.64 421 414 0.0005005 0.20
1999-025C 25732 CZ-4B R/B 101.57 98.86 860 806 0.0037040 0.59
1999-039A 25860 OKEAN-O 97.50 98.14 640 638 0.0001895 0.99
1999-039B 25861 SL-16 R/B 97.38 98.18 645 622 0.0016472 0.40
1999-041E 25876 DELTA 2 R/B 102.49 51.77 1,260 493 0.0528966 0.31
1999-064A 25977 HELIOS 1B 97.12 98.32 621 620 0.0001149 0.22
1999-068A 25994 TERRA 98.82 98.14 703 701 0.0001450 0.22
2000-006B 26070 SL-16 R/B 101.73 71.00 851 830 0.0014966 2.37
2000-047B 26474 TITAN 4B R/B 96.21 67.99 613 540 0.0052217 0.92
2002-009A 27386 ENVISAT 100.13 98.18 766 764 0.0001268 0.22
2002-021B 27422 IDEFIX & ARIANE 42P R/B 100.74 98.45 802 786 0.0011148 0.29
2002-022A 27424 AQUA 98.81 98.25 703 701 0.0001073 0.26
2002-024C 27432 CZ-4B R/B 101.83 99.06 881 809 0.0049919 0.77
2002-056A 27597 MIDORI II (ADEOS-II) 100.87 98.61 801 798 0.0002200 0.84
2002-056E 27601 H-2A R/B 100.55 98.18 836 734 0.0071189 0.77
2003-049C 28059 CZ-4B R/B 99.12 98.52 753 680 0.0050934 0.31
2004-012C 28222 CZ-2C R/B 95.21 97.77 561 496 0.0046712 0.82
2004-021B 28353 SL-16 R/B 101.82 71.00 849 840 0.0006150 1.01
2004-035C 28415 CZ-4B R/B 95.49 97.52 578 506 0.0051931 0.63
2004-046B 28480 CZ-2C R/B 100.99 98.06 907 705 0.0140404 0.80
2004-049H 28499 ARIANE 5 R/B 97.27 98.09 693 563 0.0092460 0.78
2005-024B 28738 CZ-2D R/B 95.13 97.35 532 518 0.0009748 0.80
2005-025A 28773 SUZAKU (ASTRO-EII) 94.68 31.38 506 500 0.0003878 0.22
2006-002A 28931 ALOS (DAICHI) 98.42 97.93 684 681 0.0002151 0.24
2006-002B 28932 H-2A R/B 96.42 98.29 648 526 0.0087342 0.55
2006-005A 28939 AKARI (ASTRO-F) 93.17 98.20 478 382 0.0070226 0.98
2006-021A 29228 RESURS-DK 1 95.80 69.93 558 556 0.0001341 0.52
2006-029A 29252 GENESIS 1 94.70 64.52 546 463 0.0060282 1.03
2006-046C 29507 CZ-4B R/B 95.89 97.73 593 530 0.0045615 0.63
2007-010B 31114 CZ-2C R/B 101.45 98.24 870 784 0.0059619 0.81
2007-023A 31598 COSMO-SKYMED 1 97.16 97.89 623 621 0.0001436 0.23
2007-028A 31789 GENESIS 2 94.77 64.49 539 476 0.0045839 0.51
2007-029A 31792 COSMOS 2428 101.94 70.95 854 847 0.0004749 0.26
2007-029B 31793 SL-16 R/B 101.80 70.98 846 842 0.0002750 0.81
2009-003A 33504 KORONAS-FOTON 94.92 82.44 527 502 0.0017876 1.03
2012-025E 38341 H-2A R/B 96.99 98.51 654 575 0.0056012 0.19
2013-055G 39271 CUSAT 2 & FALCON 9 R/B 98.51 80.96 1,065 311 0.0533430 0.23
2013-059B 39364 CZ-2C R/B 94.04 97.16 502 442 0.0043937 0.29
2014-021B 39679 SL-4 R/B 95.45 51.62 654 427 0.0164636 0.81
2014-029A 39766 ALOS-2 97.33 97.92 632 630 0.0001455 0.19
2014-071B 40306 CZ-2C R/B 92.25 97.42 394 376 0.0013695 0.78
2014-084B 40354 SL-27 R/B 93.28 74.74 459 411 0.0035359 0.84
2015-069A 41038 YAOGAN-29 97.24 98.06 628 625 0.0001849 0.23
2016-012A 41337 ASTRO-H (HITOMI) 96.04 31.00 577 560 0.0012267 0.22
2017-034A 42758 HXMT (HUIYAN) 95.34 43.02 540 530 0.0007760 0.33
2018-054D 43521 CZ-2C R/B 95.17 35.15 582 471 0.0080406 0.50
2018-066A 43600 AEOLUS 90.77 96.70 319 305 0.0010499 0.21
2018-076A 43641 SAOCOM 1A 97.16 97.89 624 622 0.0001337 0.22
2020-059A 46265 SAOCOM 1B 97.16 97.89 624 621 0.0001454 0.19
2021-035A 48274 TIANHE 92.29 41.47 388 386 0.0001353 0.16
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