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Mars 5

NSSDCA ID: 1973-049A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1973-07-25 at 18:55:48 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: 1973-07-25 14:55:48 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1973-07-25 16:15:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
159 km174 km87.8 minutes51.6°0.00115
Type: Interplanetary cruise
Central Body: Sun
Epoch start: 1973-07-25 16:15:00 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1974-02-12 11:45:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.01 AU1.65 AU567 days2.2°0.241
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Mars
Epoch start: 1974-02-12 11:45:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1,755 km32,555 km24.88 hours35.33°0.7493

Key to Apside Units

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