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    NORAD ID: 37849
    Int'l Code: 2011-061A
    Perigee: 833.1 km
    Apogee: 835.0 km
    Inclination: 98.7 °
    Period: 101.4 minutes
    Semi major axis: 7205 km
    Launch date: October 28, 2011
    Source: United States (US)
    Comments: 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.

    Two Line Element Set (TLE):

    1 37849U 11061A   14304.10469843  .00000113  00000-0  74433-4 0  9324
    2 37849 098.7096 242.7080 0001307 074.2186 055.4193 14.19548688155871
    Source: AFSPC

    NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog entry for NPP

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