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Explorer 06

Also called S 2


Designation 00015 / 59004A
Launch date 7 Aug 1959
Country of origin United States
Mission Scientific: magnetosphere study
Perigee/Apogee 245/42400 km
Inclination 47°
Period 765 min
Launch vehicle Thor Able
Launch site Cape Canaveral

End of life

Decay 30 Jun 1961

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