Apollo 8 Earth Orbit Phase

 

 

 

 

Event

 

 

GET

(hhh:mm:ss)

Space

Fixed

Velocity

(ft/sec)

 

Event

Duration

(sec)

 

Velocity

Change

(ft/sec)

 

 

Apogee

(n mi)

 

 

Perigee

(n mi)

 

 

Period

(mins)

 

Inclin--

ation

(deg)

Earth orbit insertion

000:11:34.98

25,567.06

 

 

99.99

99.57

88.19

32.509

S-IVB 2nd burn ignition

002:50:37.79

25,558.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

S-IVB 2nd burn cutoff

002:55:55.51

35,532.41

317.72

9,973.81

 

 

 

30.639

 

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