Grace Follow-on-1 (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-on-1): Know Everything About Grace Follow-on-1

Name Description
Name of Satellite, Alternate Names Grace Follow-on-1 (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-on-1)
Current Official Name of Satellite Grace Follow-on-1
Country/Org of UN Registry USA
Country of Operator/Owner USA/Germany
Operator/Owner NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)
Users Government
Purpose Earth Observation
Detailed Purpose Earth Science
Class of Orbit LEO
Longitude of GEO (degrees) 0
Perigee (km) 485
Apogee (km) 504
Eccentricity 1.38E-03
Inclination (degrees) 88.9
Period (minutes) 94.5
Launch Mass (kg.) 600
Dry Mass (kg.)
Power (watts)
Date of Launch 22-05-2018
Expected Lifetime (yrs.) 5
Contractor NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory/Airbus
Country of Contractor /Germany
Launch Site Vandenberg AFB
Launch Vehicle Falcon 9
COSPAR Number 2018-047A
NORAD Number 43476
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