Tracking 17554 objects as of 6-February-2016
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

ORBVIEW 2 (SEASTAR)

Track ORBVIEW 2 (SEASTAR) now!
10-day predictions
ORBVIEW 2 (SEASTAR) is classified as:


NORAD ID: 24883
Int'l Code: 1997-037A
Perigee: 785.6 km
Apogee: 790.3 km
Inclination: 98.5 °
Period: 100.5 minutes
Semi major axis: 7158 km
RCS: 3.0265 m2 (large)
Launch date: August 1, 1997
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: Pegasus launched from Western Range Air Space (WRAS)

Orbview 2 (SeaStar)was a spacecraft, developed by Orbital Sciences Corporation, to deliver daily, worldwide, high precision, moderate resolution, multispectral visible observations of ocean radiance for research in biogeochemical processes, climate change, and oceanography. Local high resolution (1 km) data (LAC) were delivered by direct broadcast at L-Band to regional scientific centers nationwide. Reduced resolution (4 km) data (GAC and selected LAC) were directly broadcast at S-band to smaller research centers and ships at sea. All reduced resolution data and selected full resolution data were recorded on board and transmitted to GSFC via daily dump at S-Band or via the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS). A minimum three year mission life was expected.
Your satellite tracking list
Your tracking list is empty





NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 24883U 97037A   16036.46379747  .00000090  00000-0  48366-4 0  9994
2 24883  98.5122 146.5736 0003301 127.2906 232.8580 14.3328162198062
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC

N2YO: 318