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TIROS N is classified as:


NORAD ID: 11060
Int'l Code: 1978-096A
Perigee: 832.3 km
Apogee: 846.3 km
Inclination: 99.0 °
Period: 101.6 minutes
Semi major axis: 7210 km
RCS: 5.5506 m2 (large)
Launch date: October 13, 1978
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: AIR FORCE WESTERN TEST RANGE (AFWTR)

TIROS-N was an operational meteorological satellite for use in the National Operational Environmental Satellite System (NOESS) and for the support of the Global Atmospheric Research Program (GARP) during 1978-84. The satellite design provided an economical and stable sun-synchronous platform for advanced operational instruments to measure the earth's atmosphere, its surface and cloudcover, and the near-space environment.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 11060U 78096A   16042.14318860  .00000068  00000-0  55192-4 0  9992
2 11060  98.9629  83.2466 0009692 307.9573  52.0725 14.1895247143248
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC

N2YO: 401