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ISEE 2

NSSDCA ID: 1977-102B

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1977-10-22 at 13:53:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Delta
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Decay Date: 1987-09-26

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1977-10-21 20:00:00 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1987-09-25 20:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.04 RE23 RE3,556.8 minutes28.76°0.91
Regions Traversed
  Bow shock
  Magnetopause
  Magnetotail
  Plasmapause
  Plasmasphere
  Solar wind
  Trapped particle belts

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
REEarth radii6,378 km
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