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NSSDCA ID: 1992-044A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1992-07-24T14:26:00Z
Launch Vehicle: Delta II
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1992-09-08 18:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 1994-10-31 00:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
7.50 RE136.30 RE43.00 days5.150°0.90000
Regions Traversed
  Ionosphere
  Magnetopause
  Magnetosphere
  Magnetotail
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start (UTC): 1995-02-27 00:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
8.00 RE30.00 RE4.90 days7.500°0.90000
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

UnitDefinition
REEarth radii (1 RE = 6378 km)
 
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