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Gemini 8

NSSDCA ID: 1966-020A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1966-03-16T16:41:02Z
Launch Vehicle: Titan II
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1966-03-17

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1966-03-16 16:41:02
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1966-03-16 21:39:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
159.90 km271.90 km88.83 minutes28.910°0.00849
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1966-03-16 21:39:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1966-03-17 02:45:49
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
293.90 km298.60 km90.55 minutes29.020°0.00035
Regions Traversed
Type: Lander
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1966-03-17 03:22:28
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1966-03-17 03:22:28
Lander Coordinates
  Latitude: 25.220°
  Longitude: 136.000°
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

UnitDefinition
kmkilometers
 
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