Mariner 10

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Mariner 10
Mariner 10 gravitational slingshot.jpg
Airtist's impression o the Mariner 10 mission
Mission teep Planetary exploration
Operator NASA / JPL
COSPAR ID 1973-085A[1]
SATCAT no. 6919[1]
Mission duration 1 year, 4 months, 12 days
Spacecraft properties
Manufacturer Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Launch mass 502.9 kilograms (1,109 lb)
Pouer 820 watts (at Venus encoonter)
Stairt o mission
Launch date November 3, 1973, 05:45:00 (1973-11-03UTC05:45Z) UTC
Rocket Atlas SLV-3D Centaur-D1A
Launch steid Cape Canaveral LC-36B
End of mission
Disposal Decommissioned
Deactivatit March 24, 1975 (1975-03-25)
Fleebi o Venus
Closest approach Februar 5, 1974
Distance 5,768 kilometers (3,584 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approach Mairch 29, 1974
Distance 704 kilometers (437 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approach September 21, 1974
Distance 48,069 kilometers (29,869 mi)
Fleebi o Mercur
Closest approach Mairch 16, 1975
Distance 327 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.