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Cassini

NSSDCA ID: 1997-061A

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1997-10-15 at 08:43:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Titan IV-Centaur
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Flyby
Central Body: Venus
Closest approach time: 1998-04-26 09:44:30 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.05 RV  0
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Venus
Closest approach time: 1999-06-24 16:29:55 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.1 RV  0
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Earth
Closest approach time: 1999-08-17 23:28:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
1.18 RE  0
Type: Flyby
Central Body: Jupiter
Closest approach time: 2000-12-29 19:00:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
138 RJ  0

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
REEarth radii6,378 km
RJJovian radii71,398 km
RVCytherean (Venus) radii6,052 km
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