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Explorer 12

NSSDCA ID: 1961-020A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1961-08-16 at 03:21:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Thor-Delta
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1963-09-01

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1961-08-15 23:21:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
790 km76,620 km1,587 minutes33.4°0.84091

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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