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Gemini 8 Target

NSSDCA ID: 1966-019A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1966-03-16 at 15:00:03 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Agena D
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1967-09-15

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1966-03-16 10:00:03 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1966-03-16 16:39:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
299.1 km299.7 km90.47 minutes28.86°0.00005
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1966-03-16 16:39:00 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1966-03-25 19:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
293.9 km298.6 km90.55 minutes29.02°0.00035
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1966-03-25 19:00:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
380.8 km386.4 km92.22 minutes29.02°0.00041

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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