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Mariner 4

NSSDCA ID: 1964-077A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1964-11-28 at 14:22:01 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Agena D
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1967-12-21

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1964-11-28 09:30:38 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1964-11-28 10:02:53 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
172.2 km184.2 km88.05 minutes28.3°0.00183
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Mars
Closest approach time: 1964-11-28 10:04:28 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0 km184.2 km88.05 minutes58.19°0.69753
Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start: 1965-07-14 21:00:57 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1965-07-14 21:00:57 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.11 AU1.57 AU567.11 days2.544°0.17322

Key to Apside Units

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