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Explorer 6

NSSDCA ID: 1959-004A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1959-08-07 at 14:23:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Thor-Able
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1961-07-01

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1959-08-07 10:23:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
237 km41,900 km754 minutes47°0.75885

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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