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Explorer 46

Also called MTS


Designation 06142 / 72061A
Launch date 13 Aug 1972
Country of origin United States
Mission Scientific: observation of meteorites
Perigee/Apogee 492/811 km
Inclination 37.7°
Period 97.7 min
Launch vehicle Scout #79

End of life

Decay 2 Nov 1979

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