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SATELLITE BOXSCORE
As of 11 May 2001


Current Catalog Status Summary

Satellites

Space
Probes

Debris

Total

2671

90

6096

8927

Definitions:

Satellite - Any payload (operational and no longer operational) launched into orbit around the Earth.

ESV=Earth Space Vehicle - Near-Earth objects in orbit.

Space Probe - Any payload launched out of Earth's orbit.

Debris - All other man-made objects in orbit around the Earth.

IC=International Consortium - A union of companies/corporations/governments/etc. with no specific country of origin

Current Catalog Status

Country

Satellites

Space
Probes

Debris

Total

USA

765

46

2902

3713

CIS

1329

35

2546

3910

ESA

29

2

248

279

PRC

33

0

335

368

JAPAN

67

5

48

120

IRIDIUM

85

0

0

85

INTL TELECOM SAT ORG

56

0

0

56

FRANCE

31

0

16

47

GLOBALSTAR

52

0

0

52

ORBCOM

35

0

0

35

INDIA

21

0

6

27

UNITED KINGDOM

21

0

1

22

CANADA

17

0

0

17

EUR TELECOM SAT ORG

19

0

0

19

GERMANY

18

2

1

21

ITALY

12

0

3

15

INTL MARITIME

9

0

0

9

AUSTRALIA

7

0

2

9

INDONESIA

9

0

0

9

LUXEMBOURG

11

0

0

11

BRAZIL

10

0

0

10

NATO 8 0 0 8

SWEDEN

10

0

0

10

ARAB SATELLITE COMM ORG

7

0

0

7

MEXICO

6

0

0

6

SOUTH KOREA

7

0

0

7

SPAIN

6 0 0 6

ARGENTINA

5

0

0

5

CZECH REPUBLIC

4

0

0

4

THAILAND

4

0

0

4

FGER

2

0

0

2

ASIASAT CORP

3

0

0

3

NORWAY

3

0

0

3

ISRAEL

3

0

0

3

SEAL

1

0

6

7

MALAYSIA

3

0

0

3

REPUBLIC OF PHILIPPINES

2

0

0

2

TURKEY

4

0

0

4

FRG

2

0

0

2

PORTUGAL

1

0

0

1

EGYPT

2

0

0

2

SAUD

2

0

0

2

CHILE

1

0

0

1

STCT

1

0

0

1

ISS

1

3

0

4

ROC

1

0

0

1

DEN

1

0

0

1

SAFR

1

0

0

1

CHBZ

1

0

0

1

UAE

1

0

0

1


Historical Catalog Status

Payload
Decayed

Debris
Decayed

TOTAL

2567

15,249

17,816


Satellites Cataloged

SSC NO INTL DES COUNTRY COMMON NAME & TYPE LAUNCH DATE
26751 1999-057LY PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26752 1999-057LZ PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26753 1999-057MA PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26754 1999-057MB PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26755 1999-057MC PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26756 1999-057MD PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26757 1999-057ME PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26758 1999-057MF PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26759 1999-057MG PRC CZ 4 DEB 14 OCT 99
26760 1977-068K CIS DEB 20 JUL 77
26761 2001-018A US PLD 8 MAY 01
26762 2001-18B SEAL RB 8 MAY 01

Decayed Objects

SSC NO INTL DES COUNTRY COMMON NAME & TYPE DECAY DATE
15027 1984-055A CIS COSMOS 1569 7 MAY 01
25107 1997-82D IRID IRIDIUM 48 5 MAY 01
26354 2000-023A CIS COSMOS 2370 4 MAY 01
26603 2000-070A CIS SOYUZ-TM 31 6 MAY 01

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