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Sputnik 5

NSSDCA ID: 1960-011A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1960-08-19 at 08:38:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 1st Generation Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Decay Date: 1960-08-20

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1960-08-19 04:38:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
287 km324 km90.72 minutes64.95°0.00277

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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