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NSSDCA ID: 1964-078C

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1964-11-30 at 13:12:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation Upper Stage + Escape Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1964-11-29 08:12:00 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1964-11-29 19:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
153 km219 km88.2 minutes64.7°0.00503
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start: 1965-08-05 20:00:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.98 AU1.52 AU508 days6.4°0.216
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Mars
Closest approach time: 1965-08-05 20:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1,500 km  0

Key to Apside Units

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