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Mars 1

NSSDCA ID: 1962-061A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1962-11-01 at 16:14:16 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation Upper Stage + Escape Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Decay Date: 1962-11-02

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1962-11-01 11:14:16 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1962-11-02 19:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
157 km238 km88.4 minutes65°0.00616
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Mars
Closest approach time: 1963-06-18 20:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
56.8 RA  0
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start: 1963-06-18 20:00:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.92 AU1.6 AU519 days2.68°0.269

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
AUAstronomical Unit1.49597 x 108 km
RAMartian radii3,397 km
kmkilometer1,000 m
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