Types of Satellites and Spacecrafts with their detailed Listings

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A satellite is an object in space that itinerate in a circular way and searches all the activities of a planet (provide information about clouds, oceans, land, ice, measure gases in the atmosphere, such as ozone and carbon dioxide, and the amount of energy that planet absorbs and emits. And satellites monitor wildfires, volcanoes, and their smoke.) and it is also responsible for the geometrical state of the planet.

There are two kinds of satellites:

  1. Natural (such as the moon orbiting the Earth)
  2. Artificial (such as the International Space Station over the Earth)

Natural Satellite:

A natural satellite is a satellite created by nature, that is, some accidents in space. As we talk about the moon, which is a satellite of the earth. Its construction is also due to some internal accidents. Like earth have a natural satellite of your own. Similarly, all planets also have their own satellite which is responsible for their geographical conditions.

There are some list of natural satellites with its planet

Image Parent Name Discovery year
Moon
Moon
Earth Moon Not conformed
Phobos Mars
Phobos Mars
Mars Phobos 1877
Deimos -mars
Deimos -mars
Mars Deimos 1877
lo -Jupiter
lo -Jupiter
Jupiter Io 1610
Europa -Jupiter
Europa -Jupiter
Jupiter Europa 1610
Ganymede -Jupiter
Ganymede -Jupiter
Jupiter Ganymede 1610
Callisto -Jupiter
Callisto -Jupiter
Jupiter Callisto 1610
Amalthea -Jupiter
Amalthea -Jupiter
Jupiter Amalthea 1892
Himalia -Jupiter
Himalia -Jupiter
Jupiter Himalia 1904
Elara -Jupiter
Elara -Jupiter
Jupiter Elara 1905
Pasiphae-Jupiter
Pasiphae-Jupiter
Jupiter Pasiphae 1908
Sinope-Jupiter
Sinope-Jupiter
Jupiter Sinope 1914
Lysithea -Jupiter
Lysithea -Jupiter
Jupiter Lysithea 1938
word image 11 Jupiter Carme 1938
word image 12 Jupiter Ananke 1951
Jupiter Leda 1974
word image 13 Jupiter Thebe 1979
word image 14 Jupiter Adrastea 1979
word image 15 Jupiter Metis 1979
word image 16 Jupiter Callirrhoe 2000
word image 17 Jupiter Themisto 1975/2000
Jupiter Megaclite 2000
Jupiter Taygete 2000
Jupiter Chaldene 2000
Jupiter Harpalyke 2000
Jupiter Kalyke 2000
Jupiter Iocaste 2000
Jupiter Erinome 2000
Jupiter Isonoe 2000
Jupiter Praxidike 2000
Jupiter Autonoe 2001
Jupiter Thyone 2001
word image Jupiter Hermippe 2001
Jupiter Aitne 2001
Jupiter Eurydome 2001
Jupiter Euanthe 2001
Jupiter Euporie 2001
Jupiter Orthosie 2001
Jupiter Sponde 2001
Jupiter Kale 2001
Jupiter Pasithee 2001
Jupiter Hegemone 2003
Jupiter Mneme 2003
Jupiter Aoede 2003
Jupiter Thelxinoe 2003
word image 2 Jupiter Arche 2002
Jupiter Kallichore 2003
Jupiter Helike 2003
Jupiter Carpo 2003
Jupiter Eukelade 2003
Jupiter Cyllene 2003
Jupiter Kore 2003
Jupiter Herse 2003
Jupiter S/2010 J 1 2010
Jupiter S/2010 J 2 2010
Jupiter Dia 2000
Jupiter S/2016 J 1 2016
Jupiter S/2003 J 18 2003
Jupiter S/2011 J 2 2011
Jupiter Eirene 2003
Jupiter Philophrosyne 2003
Jupiter S/2017 J 1 2017
Jupiter Eupheme 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 19 2003
Jupiter Valetudo 2016
Jupiter S/2017 J 2 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 3 2017
Jupiter Pandia 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 5 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 6 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 7 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 8 2017
Jupiter S/2017 J 9 2017
Jupiter Ersa 2018
Jupiter S/2011 J 1 2011
Jupiter S/2003 J 2 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 4 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 9 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 10 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 12 2003
Jupiter S/2003 J 16 2003
word image 1 Jupiter S/2003 J 23 2004
word image 18 Saturn Mimas 1789
word image 19 Saturn Enceladus 1789
word image 20 Saturn Tethys 1684
word image 21 Saturn Dione 1684
word image 22 Saturn Rhea 1672
word image 23 Saturn Titan 1655
word image 24 Saturn Hyperion 1848
word image 25 Saturn Iapetus 1671
word image 26 Saturn Phoebe 1899
word image 27 Saturn Janus 1966
word image 28 Saturn Epimetheus 1966
word image 29 Saturn Helene 1980
word image 30 Saturn Telesto 1980
word image 31 Saturn Calypso 1980
word image 32 Saturn Atlas 1980
word image 33 Saturn Prometheus 1980
word image 34 Saturn Pandora 1980
word image 35 Saturn Pan 1990
word image 36 Saturn Ymir 2000
word image 37 Saturn Paaliaq 2000
word image 38 Saturn Tarvos 2000
Saturn Ijiraq 2000
Saturn Suttungr 2000
word image 39 Saturn Kiviuq 2000
word image 40 Saturn Mundilfari 2000
Saturn Albiorix 2000
Saturn Skathi 2000
Saturn Erriapus 2000
Saturn Siarnaq 2000
word image 3 Saturn Thrymr 2000
word image 41 Saturn Narvi 2003
word image 42 Saturn Methone 2004
word image 43 Saturn Pallene 2004
word image 44 Saturn Polydeuces 2004
word image 45 Saturn Daphnis 2005
Saturn Aegir 2004
word image 46 Saturn Bebhionn 2004
word image 47 Saturn Bergelmir 2004
Saturn Bestla 2004
Saturn Farbauti 2004
Saturn Fenrir 2004
word image 48 Saturn Fornjot 2004
Saturn Hati 2004
Saturn Hyrrokkin 2004
word image 49 Saturn Kari 2006
Saturn Loge 2006
Saturn Skoll 2006
Saturn Surtur 2006
word image 50 Saturn Anthe 2007
Saturn Jarnsaxa 2006
Saturn Greip 2006
Saturn Tarqeq 2007
word image 51 Saturn Aegaeon 2008
Saturn S/2004 S 7 2004
Saturn S/2004 S 12 2004
Saturn S/2004 S 13 2004
Saturn S/2004 S 17 2004
Saturn S/2006 S 1 2006
Saturn S/2006 S 3 2006
Saturn S/2007 S 2 2007
Saturn S/2007 S 3 2007
word image 52 Saturn S/2009 S 1 2009
Saturn S/2004 S 20 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 21 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 22 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 23 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 24 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 25 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 26 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 27 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 28 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 29 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 30 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 31 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 32 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 33 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 34 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 35 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 36 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 37 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 38 2019
Saturn S/2004 S 39 2019
word image 53 Uranus Ariel 1851
word image 54 Uranus Umbriel 1851
word image 55 Uranus Titania 1787
word image 56 Uranus Oberon 1787
word image 57 Uranus Miranda 1948
word image 4 Uranus Cordelia 1986
word image 5 Uranus Ophelia 1986
word image 6 Uranus Bianca 1986
word image 7 Uranus Cressida 1986
word image 8 Uranus Desdemona 1986
word image 9 Uranus Juliet 1986
word image 2 Uranus Portia 1986
word image 10 Uranus Rosalind 1986
word image 3 Uranus Belinda 1986
word image 11 Uranus Puck 1985
word image 12 Uranus Caliban 1997
word image 58 Uranus Sycorax 1997
word image 4 Uranus Prospero 1999
word image 59 Uranus Setebos 1999
word image 60 Uranus Stephano 1999
Uranus Trinculo 2001
word image 61 Uranus Francisco 2001
Uranus Margaret 2003
word image 5 Uranus Ferdinand 2001
word image 62 Uranus Perdita 1999
word image 13 Uranus Mab 2003
word image 14 Uranus Cupid 2003
word image 63 Neptune Triton 1846
word image 64 Neptune Nereid 1949
word image 15 Neptune Naiad 1989
Neptune Thalassa 1989
word image 65 Neptune Despina 1989
word image 66 Neptune Galatea 1989
word image 67 Neptune Larissa 1982
word image 68 Neptune Proteus 1989
word image 69 Neptune Halimede 2002
word image 70 Neptune Psamathe 2003
Neptune Sao 2002
Neptune Laomedeia 2002
Neptune Neso 2002
word image 71 Neptune Hippocamp 2013
word image 72 Orcus Vanth 2005
word image 73 Pluto Charon 1978
word image 74 Pluto Nix 2005
word image 75 Pluto Hydra 2005
word image 76 Pluto Kerberos 2011
word image 77 Pluto Styx 2012
word image 16 Salacia Actaea 2006
word image 17 Haumea Hiʻiaka 2005
Haumea Namaka 2005
word image 78 Quaoar Weywot 2007
word image 79 Makemake S/2015 (136472) 1 2016
word image 80 Varda Ilmarë 2009
word image 18 Gonggong Xiang Liu 2010
word image 81 Eris Dysnomia 2005

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Artificial satellite:

An artificial satellite is a satellite that is created by humans, i.e. scientists, and they are also maintained by scientists. They are created by some organizations like India’s space organization is I.S.R.O.(Indian Space Research Organization), America’s organization is N.A.S.A.(The National Aeronautics and Space Administration) and many space organization have on earth.

There is some artificial satellite who is invited on earth:

Country Launching Rocket name Date of first launch Satellite(s) Image
Soviet Union Sputnik-PS 4 October 1957 Sputnik 1
Sputnik 1
Sputnik 1
United States Juno I 1 February 1958 Explorer 1
Explorer 1
Explorer 1
France Diamant-A 26 November 1965 Asterix
Asterix
Asterix
Japan Lambda-4S 11 February 1970 Ohsumi
Ohsumi (satellite)
ohsumi-satellite
China Long March 1 24 April 1970 Dong Fang Hong I
Dong Fang Hong I Satellite
Dong Fang Hong I Satellite
United Kingdom Black Arrow 28 October 1971 Prospero
Prospero Satellite
Prospero Satellite
India SLV 18 July 1980 Rohini D1
Rohini D1
Rohini D1
Israel Shavit 19 September 1988 Ofeq 1
Ofeq 1
Ofeq 1
Russia Soyuz-U 21 January 1992 Kosmos 2175
Kosmos 2175
Kosmos 2175
Ukraine Tsyklon-3 13 July 1992 Strela
Strela satellites
Strela satellites
Iran Safir-1 2 February 2009 Omid
Omid
Omid
North Korea Unha-3 12 December 2012 Kwangmyongsong-3 Unit 2
Kwangmyongsong-3 Unit 2 Satellites
Kwangmyongsong-3 Unit 2 Satellites
South Korea Naro-1 30 January 2013 STSAT-2C
STSAT-2C Satallites
STSAT-2C Satellites
New Zealand Electron 12 November 2018 CubeSat
CubeSat Satallites
CubeSat Satellites

Some Recent Parameters and Data of I.S.R.O.

According to ISRO, the total no. of spacecraft missions held by ISRO is 109 including 3 nano and 1 microsatellite. The total launches are 77 including Scramjet-TD & RLV-TD, 10 student satellites, and 2 re-entry missions. ISRO had also launched about 319 foreign satellites of 33 different countries of the world. There is a listing of spacecraft which are used by ISRO for holding various successful missions.

List of Spacecrafts of India

SN Name Launch Vehicle Launch Date Orbit Type
109 GSAT-30 Ariane-5 VA-251 Jan 17, 2020 GSO
108 RISAT-2BR1 PSLV-C48/RISAT-2BR1 Dec 11, 2019 LEO
107 Cartosat-3 PSLV-C47 / Cartosat-3 Mission Nov 27, 2019 SSPO
106 Chandrayaan2 GSLV-Mk III – M1 / Chandrayaan-2 Mission Jul 22, 2019 Lunar
105 RISAT-2B PSLV-C46 Mission May 22, 2019 LEO
104 EMISAT PSLV-C45/EMISAT MISSION Apr 01, 2019 SSPO
103 GSAT-31 Ariane-5 VA-247 Feb 06, 2019 GTO
102 Microsat-R PSLV-C44 Jan 24, 2019 SSPO
101 GSAT-7A GSLV-F11 / GSAT-7A Mission Dec 19, 2018
100 GSAT-11 Mission Ariane-5 VA-246 Dec 05, 2018 GTO
99 HysIS PSLV-C43 / HysIS Mission Nov 29, 2018 SSPO
98 GSAT-29 GSLV Mk III-D2 / GSAT-29 Mission Nov 14, 2018 GTO
97 IRNSS-1I PSLV-C41/IRNSS-1I Apr 12, 2018 GSO
96 GSAT-6A GSLV-F08/GSAT-6A Mission Mar 29, 2018 GSO
95 Microsat PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission Jan 12, 2018 SSPO
94 Cartosat-2 Series Satellite PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission Jan 12, 2018 SSPO
93 INS-1C PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission Jan 12, 2018 SSPO
92 IRNSS-1H PSLV-C39/IRNSS-1H Mission Aug 31, 2017
91 GSAT-17 Ariane-5 VA-238 Jun 29, 2017 GTO
90 Cartosat-2 Series Satellite PSLV-C38 / Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Jun 23, 2017 SSPO
89 GSAT-19 GSLV Mk III-D1/GSAT-19 Mission Jun 05, 2017 GSO
88 GSAT-9 GSLV-F09 / GSAT-9 May 05, 2017 GSO
87 Cartosat -2 Series Satellite PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Satellite Feb 15, 2017 SSPO
86 INS-1A PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Satellite Feb 15, 2017 SSPO
85 INS-1B PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Satellite Feb 15, 2017 SSPO
84 RESOURCESAT-2A PSLV-C36 / RESOURCESAT-2A Dec 07, 2016 SSPO
83 GSAT-18 Ariane-5 VA-231 Oct 06, 2016 GSO
82 SCATSAT-1 PSLV-C35 / SCATSAT-1 Sep 26, 2016 SSPO
81 INSAT-3DR GSLV-F05 / INSAT-3DR Sep 08, 2016 GSO
80 CARTOSAT-2 Series Satellite PSLV-C34 / CARTOSAT-2 Series Satellite Jun 22, 2016 SSPO
79 IRNSS-1G PSLV-C33/IRNSS-1G Apr 28, 2016 GEO
78 IRNSS-1F PSLV-C32/IRNSS-1F Mar 10, 2016 GEO
77 IRNSS-1E PSLV-C31/IRNSS-1E Jan 20, 2016 GSO
76 GSAT-15 Ariane-5 VA-227 Nov 11, 2015 GEO
75 Astrosat PSLV-C30/AstroSat MISSION Sep 28, 2015
74 GSAT-6 GSLV-D6 Aug 27, 2015 GTO
73 IRNSS-1D PSLV-C27/IRNSS-1D Mar 28, 2015 GSO
72 Crew module Atmospheric Re-entry Experiment (CARE) LVM-3/CARE Mission Dec 18, 2014
71 GSAT-16 Ariane-5 VA-221 Dec 07, 2014 GSO
70 IRNSS-1C PSLV-C26/IRNSS-1C Oct 16, 2014 GEO
69 IRNSS-1B PSLV-C24/IRNSS-1B Apr 04, 2014 GSO
68 GSAT-14 GSLV-D5/GSAT-14 Jan 05, 2014 GSO
67 Mars Orbiter Mission Spacecraft PSLV-C25 Nov 05, 2013 Martian
66 GSAT-7 Ariane-5 VA-215 Aug 30, 2013 GSO
65 INSAT-3D Ariane-5 VA-214 Jul 26, 2013 GSO
64 IRNSS-1A PSLV-C22/IRNSS-1A Jul 01, 2013 GSO
63 SARAL PSLV-C20/SARAL Feb 25, 2013 SSPO
62 GSAT-10 Ariane-5 VA-209 Sep 29, 2012 GEO
61 RISAT-1 PSLV-C19/RISAT-1 Apr 26, 2012 SSPO
60 Megha-Tropiques PSLV-C18/Megha-Tropiques Oct 12, 2011 SSPO
59 GSAT-12 PSLV-C17/GSAT-12 Jul 15, 2011 GSO
58 GSAT-8 Ariane-5 VA-202 May 21, 2011 GEO
57 RESOURCESAT-2 PSLV-C16/RESOURCESAT-2 Apr 20, 2011 SSPO
56 YOUTHSAT PSLV-C16/RESOURCESAT-2 Apr 20, 2011 SSPO
55 GSAT-5P GSLV-F06 / GSAT-5P Dec 25, 2010 GSO
54 CARTOSAT-2B PSLV-C15/CARTOSAT-2B Jul 12, 2010 SSPO
53 GSAT-4 GSLV-D3 / GSAT-4 Apr 15, 2010 GSO
52 Oceansat-2 PSLV-C14 / OCEANSAT-2 Sep 23, 2009 SSPO
51 RISAT-2 PSLV-C12 / RISAT-2 Apr 20, 2009 SSPO
50 Chandrayaan-1 PSLV-C11 Oct 22, 2008 Lunar
49 IMS-1 PSLV-C9 / CARTOSAT – 2A Apr 28, 2008 SSPO
48 CARTOSAT – 2A PSLV-C9 / CARTOSAT – 2A Apr 28, 2008 SSPO
47 INSAT-4CR GSLV-F04 / INSAT-4CR Sep 02, 2007 GSO
46 INSAT-4B Ariane5 Mar 12, 2007 GSO
45 CARTOSAT-2 PSLV-C7 / CARTOSAT-2 / SRE-1 Jan 10, 2007 SSPO
44 SRE-1 PSLV-C7 / CARTOSAT-2 / SRE-1 Jan 10, 2007 SSPO
43 INSAT-4C GSLV-F02 / INSAT-4C Jul 10, 2006 GSO
42 INSAT-4A Ariane5-V169 Dec 22, 2005 GSO
41 CARTOSAT-1 PSLV-C6/CARTOSAT-1/HAMSAT May 05, 2005 SSPO
40 HAMSAT PSLV-C6/CARTOSAT-1/HAMSAT May 05, 2005 SSPO
39 EDUSAT GSLV-F01 / EDUSAT(GSAT-3) Sep 20, 2004 GSO
38 IRS-P6 / RESOURCESAT-1 PSLV-C5 /RESOURCESAT-1 Oct 17, 2003 SSPO
37 INSAT-3E Ariane5-V162 Sep 28, 2003 GSO
36 GSAT-2 GSLV-D2 / GSAT-2 May 08, 2003 GSO
35 INSAT-3A Ariane5-V160 Apr 10, 2003 GSO
34 KALPANA-1 PSLV-C4 /KALPANA-1 Sep 12, 2002 GSO
33 INSAT-3C Ariane5-V147 Jan 24, 2002 GSO
32 The Technology Experiment Satellite (TES) PSLV-C3 / TES Oct 22, 2001 SSPO
31 GSAT-1 GSLV-D1 / GSAT-1 Apr 18, 2001 GSO
30 INSAT-3B Ariane-5G Mar 22, 2000 GSO
29 Oceansat (IRS-P4) PSLV-C2/IRS-P4 May 26, 1999 SSPO
28 INSAT-2E Ariane-42P H10-3 Apr 03, 1999 GSO
27 IRS-1D PSLV-C1 / IRS-1D Sep 29, 1997 SSPO
26 INSAT-2D Ariane-44L H10-3 Jun 04, 1997 GSO
25 IRS-P3 PSLV-D3 / IRS-P3 Mar 21, 1996 SSPO
24 IRS-1C Molniya Dec 28, 1995 SSPO
23 INSAT-2C Ariane-44L H10-3 Dec 07, 1995 GSO
22 IRS-P2 PSLV-D2 Oct 15, 1994 SSPO
21 SROSS-C2 ASLV-D4 May 04, 1994
20 IRS-1E PSLV-D1 Sep 20, 1993 LEO
19 INSAT-2B Ariane-44L H10+ Jul 23, 1993 GSO
18 INSAT-2A Ariane-44L H10 Jul 10, 1992 GSO
17 SROSS-C ASLV-D3 May 20, 1992
16 IRS-1B Vostok Aug 29, 1991 SSPO
15 INSAT-1D Delta 4925 Jun 12, 1990 GSO
14 INSAT-1C Ariane-3 Jul 22, 1988 GSO
13 SROSS-2 ASLV-D2 Jul 13, 1988
12 IRS-1A Vostok Mar 17, 1988 SSPO
11 SROSS-1 ASLV-D1 Mar 24, 1987
10 INSAT-1B Shuttle [PAM-D] Aug 30, 1983 GSO
9 Rohini Satellite RS-D2 SLV-3 Apr 17, 1983 LEO
8 INSAT-1A Delta Apr 10, 1982 GSO
7 Bhaskara-II C-1 Intercosmos Nov 20, 1981 LEO
6 APPLE Ariane -1(V-3) Jun 19, 1981 GSO
5 Rohini Satellite RS-D1 SLV-3D1 May 31, 1981 LEO
4 Rohini Satellite RS-1 SLV-3E2 Jul 18, 1980
3 Rohini Technology Payload (RTP) SLV-3E1 Aug 10, 1979
2 Bhaskara-I C-1Intercosmos Jun 07, 1979 LEO
1 Aryabhata C-1 Intercosmos Apr 19, 1975

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