Zhongxing 2E from Satellite Dataset
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Source dataset: Satellite Dataset, curated by  SkyLover

  About Zhongxing 2E

  Second heaviest satellite launched by China Satellite Communication Corp. (China Satcom) into space at 5,200 kg

A government and commercial satellite, Zhongxing 2E is operated by China Satellite Communication Corp. (China Satcom) of China for the purpose of communications.

Constructed by China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) (China), it was launched into space on 5 August 2021 using Long March 3B as the launch vehicle from Xichang Satellite Launch Center. Zhongxing 2E orbits around the Earth as a GEO satellite.

Zhongxing 2E has a launch mass of 5,200 kg and is expected to have a operational lifetime of 15 years. It navigates with the COSPAR ID 2021-071A and NORAD ID 49062.

With an orbital eccentricity of 8.30E-05, the satellite's perigee, which is the point of the orbit closest to the Earth's center of mass, is 35,783km while its apogee, which is the point of the orbit farthest from the Earth's center of mass, is 35,790km. It takes 1,436 minutes to orbit the Earth.

 

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  Data: Zhongxing 2E 

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