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Mars 3

NSSDCA ID: 1971-049A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1971-05-28T15:26:30Z
Launch Vehicle: Proton Booster Plus Upper Stage and Escape Stages
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-05-28 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1971-12-02 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.99 AU1.57 AU530.00 days2.200°0.23000
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-05-28 15:26:30
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1971-01-01 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
140.00 km234.00 km88.20 minutes51.600°0.00716
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-12-02 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1500.00 km211400.00 km12.79 days60.000°0.95548
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

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