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After the launch into orbit of the spacecraft launched on September 9 from the Plesetsk cosmodrome by the Soyuz-2.1B light launch vehicle, the officers of the Outer Space Control Center began to analyze
and processing of coordinate and non-coordinate information about a new space object for acceptance by ground means of the Main Center for Space Situation Intelligence of the Space Forces of the Aerospace Forces.

The main catalog of space objects SKKP is a unified information database containing coordinate and non-coordinate information about each space object. The main catalog is intended for long-term storage of orbital measuring radar, optical, radio engineering and special information about space objects of artificial origin at altitudes from 120 km to 50 thousand km.
The catalog contains information on 1500 indicators of the characteristics of each space object, including a set of orbital elements sufficient to predict its movement with the required accuracy, international identifier number, data on the time and place of launch, object type, purpose, mass, size, etc. …

More than 60 thousand measurements are processed every day by specialists of the Center for Collective Use of the Space Forces of the Aerospace Forces to maintain the Main Catalog of Space Objects.

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