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OFEQ 11 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 41759
Int'l Code: 2016-056A
Perigee: 464.5 km
Apogee: 473.2 km
Inclination: 141.9 °
Period: 93.8 minutes
Semi major axis: 6839 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: September 13, 2016
Source: Israel (ISRA)
Launch site: Yavne, Israel (YAVNE)

OFEQ 11, also known as OFEK 11, is part of the Ofeq family of reconnaissance satellites designed and built by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for the Israeli Ministry of Defense. OFEQ-11 was launched on 13 September 2016 from Palmachim Airbase in Israel, two years after the OFEK-10 was launched. It was delivered using the Shavit launcher. Compared to its predecessor, the new satellite features a new imaging system called "Jupiter High-Resolution Imaging" with resolution increased to 0.5 meter, and uses a new satellite platform - OPSAT-3000 - which is a derivative of the satellite bus used in TecSAR. According to reports the launch initially looked like a success, but about 90 minutes later, engineers realized that while the satellite had entered orbit, not all systems were functioning or responding to instructions. However, after several days of repairs, the satellite was operational and taking high-quality pictures.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 41759U 16056A   20133.81295366 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    06
2 41759 141.8552 279.8922 0006334 285.1363  74.8629 15.34726396    09
Source of the keplerian elements: McCants