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NEAR Shoemaker

NSSDCA ID: 1996-008A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 1996-02-17T20:43:27Z
Launch Vehicle: Delta II 7925
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Flyby
Central Body: 253 Mathilde
Closest approach time (UTC): 1997-06-27 12:56:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1200.00 km0.000°0.00000
Regions Traversed
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Earth
Closest approach time (UTC): 1998-01-22 07:23:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
540.00 km0.000°0.00000
Regions Traversed
Type: Flyby
Central Body: 433 Eros
Closest approach time (UTC): 1998-12-23 18:41:23
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
3827.00 km0.000°0.00000
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-02-14 15:33:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-02-24 17:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
321.00 km366.00 km21.90 days34.000°0.06550
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-02-24 17:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-03-03 18:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
204.00 km363.00 km16.40 days33.000°0.28040
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-03-03 18:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-04-02 02:03:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
204.00 km206.00 km10.00 days37.000°0.00488
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-04-02 02:03:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-04-11 21:20:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
101.00 km210.00 km6.64 days59.000°0.35050
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-04-11 21:20:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-04-22 15:22:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
99.00 km101.00 km3.44 days58.000°0.01000
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-04-22 15:22:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-04-30 16:15:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
50.00 km101.00 km2.24 days71.000°0.33775
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-04-30 16:15:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-07-07 18:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
49.00 km51.00 km1.22 days90.000°0.02000
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-07-07 18:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-07-14 03:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
35.00 km50.00 km1.00 days90.000°0.17600
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-07-14 03:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-07-24 17:00:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
35.00 km37.00 km17.00 hours90.000°0.02778
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-07-24 17:00:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 2000-07-31 19:30:00
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
37.00 km50.00 km1.00 days90.000°0.14940
Regions Traversed
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: 433 Eros
Epoch start (UTC): 2000-07-31 19:30:00
  Epoch stop (UTC): 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
49.00 km51.00 km1.22 days90.000°0.02000
Regions Traversed

Apside Definitions

UnitDefinition
kmkilometers
 
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