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Mariner 9

NSSDCA ID: 1971-051A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1971-05-30T22:23:00Z
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Centaur
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-05-30 22:23:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1971-11-14 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.00 0.000°0.00000
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-11-14 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1971-11-16 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1398.00 km17915.00 km754.02 minutes64.400°0.63300
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-11-16 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1971-12-30 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1387.00 km17094.00 km718.23 minutes64.400°0.62200
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start (UTC): 1971-12-30 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1650.00 km16860.00 km719.47 minutes64.400°0.60140
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

UnitDefinition
kmkilometers
 
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