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Explorer 3

NSSDCA ID: 1958-003A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1958-03-26 at 17:31:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Juno
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1958-06-28

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1958-03-26 12:31:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
186 km2,799 km115.7 minutes33.38°0.16589

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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