EXPLORER 40

Launch Details
Launched 7 August 1968
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Western Test Range, California, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 3338
COSPAR ID 1968-066B
Alternative names INJUN 5
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Current orbital elements

Inclination 80.663°
Eccentricity 0.11315
RA ascending node 14.846 hr
Argument perihelion 72.556°
Mean anomaly 299.584°
Orbital period 117.734 min
Epoch of osculation 24 May 2023, 16:25

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 685.8 km
Mean Altitude 1586.2 km
Peak Altitude 2486.6 km

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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