There was no speedy impartial affirmation of the launch of the satellite, which the Guard referred to as Noor,” or mild.
The Guard on its official stated the satellite efficiently reached an orbit of 264 milesabove the Earths floor.
The two-stage satellite launch took off from Irans Central Desert, the Guard stated, with out elaborating.
The launch comes amid tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal and after a USdrone strike killed Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani in January.
Iran has suffered a number of failed satellite launches in latest months.
On Sunday, the Guard acknowledged it had a tense encounter with USwarships within the Persian Gulf final week, however alleged with out providing proof that American forces sparked the incident.