Tracking 19576 objects as of 17-Feb-2019
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

TIROS N

Track TIROS N now!
10-day predictions
TIROS N is classified as:


NORAD ID: 11060
Int'l Code: 1978-096A
Perigee: 830.5 km
Apogee: 846.5 km
Inclination: 98.8 °
Period: 101.5 minutes
Semi major axis: 7209 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.
aabbcc
Your satellite tracking list
Your tracking list is empty




NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 11060U 78096A   19048.25447469  .00000009  00000-0  25688-4 0  9993
2 11060  98.8086 106.6422 0011115  41.4986 318.7031 14.18224115299452
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC