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Chandra X-ray Observatory

NSSDCA ID: 1999-040B

Launch Information

Launch Date: 1999-07-23 at 11:47:00 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Shuttle
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States

Trajectory Description

No description available.

Trajectory Details

Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1999-07-23 09:55:12 UTC
  Epoch stop: 1999-08-04 16:24:00 UTC
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
9,942 km140,000 km64 hours28.5°0.79938
Type: Orbiter
Central Body: Earth
Epoch start: 1999-08-04 16:24:00 UTC
 
Orbital Parameters
PeriapsisApoapsisPeriodInclinationEccentricity
10,037 km140,012 km64.2 hours28.46°0.79835

Key to Apside Units

UnitDefined asEquivalent metric measure
kmkilometer1,000 m
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