Re: Okean-O orbit

Allen Thomson (thomsona@flash.net)
Fri, 23 Jul 1999 09:04:53 -0500

Ed Cannon expressed the hope, 

>Maybe someone who can read Russian can find on this other page 
>about its orbital parameters whether it's already in its final 
>orbit or in a parking orbit:
>http://www.okean-o.dp.ua/ru_page-1.html

Clicking on the "orbital parameters" button brings up a table that says,

Base-line orbital altitude              668 km

Type of orbit                                  sun-synchronous

Local time of passage 
through the descending node      0920

Possible ground track 
repeat cycles, in days                   from 16 to 4