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Explorer 8

NSSDCA ID: 1960-014A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1960-11-03 at 05:16:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Juno
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 2012-03-28

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1960-11-03 00:16:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
417 km2,288 km112.7 minutes50°0.12094

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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