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    NORAD ID: 37849
    Int'l Code: 2011-061A
    Perigee: 833.4 km
    Apogee: 834.8 km
    Inclination: 98.8 °
    Period: 101.4 minutes
    Semi major axis: 7205 km
    Launch date: October 28, 2011
    Source: United States (US)
    Comments: NASA launched the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Preparatory Project, or NPP, on Oct. 28, 2011, from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. NPP was renamed Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership, or Suomi NPP. The satellite is the first designed to collect critical data to improve short-term weather forecasts and increase understanding of long-term climate change.

    Two Line Element Set (TLE):

    1 37849U 11061A   14234.11135764  .00000035  00000-0  37439-4 0  8607
    2 37849 098.7744 173.5633 0000954 138.2605 342.6321 14.19516398145944
    Source: AFSPC

    NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog entry for NPP

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