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Mars 2

NSSDCA ID: 1971-045A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1971-05-19 at 16:22:44 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Proton Booster Plus Upper Stage and Escape Stages
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1971-05-19 12:22:44 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1971-05-19 13:59:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
137 km173 km87.44 minutes51.8°0.00276
Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start: 1971-05-19 13:59:00 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1971-11-26 19:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
0.99 AU1.57 AU530 days2.2°0.23
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start: 1971-11-26 19:00:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1,380 km24,940 km17.96 hours48.9°0.71178

Key to Apside Units

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