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Mariner 4

NSSDCA ID: 1964-077A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1964-11-28T14:22:01Z
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Agena D
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1967-12-21

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1964-11-28 14:30:38
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1964-11-28 15:02:53
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
172.20 km184.20 km88.05 minutes28.300°0.00183
Regions Traversed
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Mars
Closest approach time (UTC): 1964-11-28 15:04:28
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.00 km184.20 km88.05 minutes58.190°0.69753
Regions Traversed
Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start (UTC): 1965-07-15 01:00:57
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1965-07-15 01:00:57
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.11 AU1.57 AU567.11 days2.544°0.17322
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

UnitDefinition
AUAstronomical units (1 AU = 1.495979E8 km)
kmkilometers
 
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