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James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)

NSSDCA ID: 2021-130A

Launch Information

Launch Date/Time: 2021-12-25T12:20:00Z
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Trajectory Description

30 days after launch JWST will be placed in an orbit around the Earth-Sun Lagrange 2 (L2) point with a period of approximately 6 months.

Trajectory Details

No detailed trajectory information available.

 
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