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Vostok 1

NSSDCA ID: 1961-012A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1961-04-12 at 06:07:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 1st Generation Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Decay Date: 1961-04-12

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1961-04-12 01:00:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
169 km315 km89.34 minutes64.95°0.01102

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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