Tracking 28792 objects as of 25-Apr-2024
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now


Track SJ-12 now!
10-day predictions
SJ-12 is classified as:

NORAD ID: 36596
Int'l Code: 2010-027A
Perigee: 557.0 km
Apogee: 566.4 km
Inclination: 97.8 °
Period: 95.7 minutes
Semi major axis: 6932 km
RCS: 3.385 m2 (large)
Launch date: June 15, 2010
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China (JSC)

SJ-12 will be conducting a variety of experiments, inlcuding "space environment probe, measurement and communications". The satellite was developed by the Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology, according to Xinhua. China has previously launched Shijian satellites to test new technologies, carry out space experiments, measure the radiation environment in orbit and conduct other scientific research. Shijian means "practice" in Chinese.
Your satellite tracking list
Your tracking list is empty

NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 36596U 10027A   24115.93191126  .00011872  00000-0  86206-3 0  9998
2 36596  97.7594 110.5167 0006778 249.0752 110.9749 15.04019066756584
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC