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ORBVIEW 2 (SEASTAR) is classified as:

NORAD ID: 24883
Int'l Code: 1997-037A
Perigee: 786.5 km
Apogee: 789.5 km
Inclination: 98.5 °
Period: 100.5 minutes
Semi major axis: 7159 km
RCS: 3.0265 m2 (large)
Launch date: August 1, 1997
Source: United States (US)

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.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 24883U 97037A   15335.42300041  .00000160  00000-0  73772-4 0  9999
2 24883  98.5121  81.6386 0002031   4.3236 355.7965 14.33257425971147

Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC

N2YO: 239