Luna 13

USSR


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Launch data:

Designation 02626 / 66116A
Launch date 21 Dec 1966 - 10:17 UT
Launch site B, LC1
Launch vehicle Molniya 8K78M (N103-45)
Satellite type E-6M n205 (#)
Mission Highlight Lunar soft landing on
December 24, 1966

Soft Lunar landing at 1852' N, 623' W on 24 Dec 1966 - 18:04 UT


Specifications:

Prime contractor  GSMZ Lavochkin
Operator  
Mass at launch 1590 (1620?) kg
Dry mass 99,8 kg
Dimension  
Basic shape  
Solar array  
Soft landing 24 Dec 1966 - 18:04 UT
Mission duration 6 days. Last transmission
December 28, 1966 at 06:13 UT


Luna 13 soft landing capsule.

Mission details:


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