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ICESAT-2 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 43613
Int'l Code: 2018-070A
Perigee: 485.8 km
Apogee: 490.5 km
Inclination: 92.0 °
Period: 94.2 minutes
Semi major axis: 6859 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: September 15, 2018
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: AIR FORCE WESTERN TEST RANGE (AFWTR)

ICESAT-2 is a satellite part of NASA's Earth Observing System with the goal to continue measuring and monitoring the impacts of the changing environment. The ICESAT-2 observatory contains a single instrument, an improved laser altimeter called ATLAS (Advanced Topographic Laser Altimeter System). ATLAS is designed to measure ice-sheet topography, sea ice freeboard as well as cloud and atmospheric properties and global vegetation. The requirements call for a 5-year operational mission with a goal of 7 years.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 43613U 18070A   20224.16764546 +.00000210 +00000-0 +73922-5 0  9993
2 43613 092.0027 076.1156 0003415 095.0278 265.1361 15.28271822106244
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC