Mariner 10

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Mariner 10
Mariner 10 gravitational slingshot.jpg
Airtist's impression o the Mariner 10 mission
Mission teepPlanetary exploration
OperatorNASA / JPL
COSPAR ID1973-085A[1]
SATCAT no.6919[1]
Mission duration1 year, 4 months, 12 days
Spacecraft properties
ManufacturerJet Propulsion Laboratory
Launch mass502.9 kilograms (1,109 lb)
Pouer820 watts (at Venus encoonter)
Stairt o mission
Launch dateNovember 3, 1973, 05:45:00 (1973-11-03UTC05:45Z) UTC
RocketAtlas SLV-3D Centaur-D1A
Launch steidCape Canaveral LC-36B
End of mission
DisposalDecommissioned
DeactivatitMarch 24, 1975 (1975-03-25)
Fleebi o Venus
Closest approachFebruar 5, 1974
Distance5,768 kilometers (3,584 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approachMairch 29, 1974
Distance704 kilometers (437 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approachSeptember 21, 1974
Distance48,069 kilometers (29,869 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approachMairch 16, 1975
Distance327 kilometers (203 mi)
 

Mariner 10 wis an American robotic space probe launched bi NASA on November 3, 1973, tae flee bi the planets Mercur an Venus.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mariner 10". National Space Science Data Center. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Retrieved 7 September 2013.