Lacrosse 5
BRIGHTNESS: 2 (like stars in the Big Dipper)
Lacrosse 5 is a USA spy satellite carrying a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) payload. It was launched on April 30, 2005, on a Titan 4B, from CCAFS, and has been observed in a 57 deg, 714 km orbit. For more information visit http://www.satobs.org/spysat.html