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Mars 6

NSSDCA ID: 1973-052A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1973-08-05T17:45:48Z
Launch Vehicle: Proton Booster Plus Upper Stage and Escape Stages
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Decay Date: 1974-03-12

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start (UTC): 1973-07-05 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1974-03-12 09:11:05
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.01 AU1.67 AU567.00 days2.200°0.24600
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1973-07-05 17:45:48
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
154.00 km193.00 km87.90 minutes51.500°0.00300
Regions Traversed
Type: Lander
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start (UTC): 1974-03-12 09:11:05
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Lander Coordinates
  Latitude: -23.900°
  Longitude: 19.420°
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

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