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Cosmos 258

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1968-111A

Description

Cosmos 258 was a first generation, low resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The film capsule was recovered after 8 days.

Alternate Names

  • 03602
  • Cosmos258

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1968-12-10
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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