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NORAD ID: 37849
Int'l Code: 2011-061A
Perigee: 833.7 km
Apogee: 834.3 km
Inclination: 98.7 °
Period: 101.4 minutes
Semi major axis: 7204 km
RCS: 6.234 m2 (large)
Launch date: October 28, 2011
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: AIR FORCE WESTERN TEST RANGE (AFWTR)

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.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 37849U 11061A   16244.81017634  .00000015  00000-0  27898-4 0  9991
2 37849  98.7243 181.8460 0000431  84.7472 301.8900 14.19560305251030
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC

N2YO: 494