DEEP SPACE PROBES AND OTHER MANMADE OBJECTS BEYOND NEAR EARTH SPACE

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 24 February 2017



Objects in distant Earth orbits (includes objects with semimajor axes greater than half that of the Moon)

INT-ID/Name     country       name                      launch date      in orbit    inclin. orbit (km)            notes

1964-041B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B                7/28/64       7/28/64
1965-010B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B                2/17/65       2/17/65
1965-064A       USA        SURVEYOR MODEL 1                 8/11/65       8/11/65
1966-006D       USSR       SL-6 R/B(2)                      1/31/66       1/31/66
1966-027E       USSR       SL-6 DEBRIS                      3/31/66       3/31/66
1966-027F       USSR       SL-6 DEBRIS                      3/31/66       3/31/66
1966-045B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B                5/30/66       5/30/66
1966-058A       USA        EXPLORER 33 (IMP-D)              7/ 1/66       7/ 1/66     24.1    265680 x 480763       data to 9/21/71
1966-058C       USA        DELTA 1 R/B(2)                   7/ 1/66       7/ 1/66
1966-084B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B                9/20/66       9/20/66
1966-095B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B               10/26/66      10/26/66
1967-035B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B                4/17/67       4/17/67
1967-084B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B                9/ 8/67       9/ 8/67
1967-112B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B               11/ 7/67      11/ 7/67
1968-001B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B                1/ 7/68       1/ 7/68
1969-099B       USA        SATURN V R/B (J002E3)           11/14/69       3/  /02     25      280000 x 840000
1973-078A       USA        EXPLORER 50 (IMP-8)             10/26/73      10/26/73     31.6    190749 x 244358       data to 10/28/01
1992-044A       JAPAN      GEOTAIL                          7/24/92       7/24/92     34.3     52880 x 187832       data past 7/12/14
1992-044C       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                   7/24/92       7/24/92     28.7       184 x 360210
1994-071C       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                  11/ 1/94      11/ 1/94     28.8       187 x 470309
1998-041C       JAPAN      M-5 R/B(2)                       7/ 3/98       7/ 3/98     23.9      1917 x 592196
2008-051A       USA        IBEX                            10/19/08      10/19/08     29.0     52230 x 311013       data past 7/12/14
2008-051A       USA        STAR 27H R/B                    10/19/08      10/19/08     11.0       219 x 250281
2010-050B       PRC        R/B                                                        52.0    423300 x 691700
2013-047A       USA        R/B                              9/ 7/13       9/ 7/13     37.7      1000 x 274600
2013-047A       USA        DESPIN WT                        9/ 7/13       9/ 7/13     37.7      1000 x 274600
2013-047A       USA        DESPIN WT                        9/ 7/13       9/ 7/13     37.7      1000 x 274600
2013-070        PRC        CZ-3B R/B                       12/ 1/13      12/ 1/13     35.8    106000 x 662000
2014-065B       PRC        4M                              10/23/14      10/23/14     54.2    141090 x 416090


Objects orbiting the Moon

INT-ID/Name     country       name                      launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

1990-007B       JAPAN      HAGOROMO                         1/24/90       3/19/90     39        2300 x 49000        data to 3/19/90
2007-004B       USA        ARTEMIS P1/THEMIS B              2/17/07       6/27/11               3543 x 27000        data past 10/1/16
2007-004C       USA        ARTEMIS P2/THEMIS C              2/17/07       7/17/11                                   data past 10/1/16
2008-052A       INDIA      CHANDRAYAAN-1                   10/22/08      11/ 8/08     90.0       100 x   100        data to 8/29/09
2009-031A       USA        LUNAR RECONNAISSANCE ORBITER     6/18/09       6/23/09     90.5        40 x    60        data past 10/1/16
2014-065A       PRC        RRTV-SM                         10/23/14       1/ 4/15     43.7        18 x   180        data past 1/13/15


Objects orbiting the Sun

INT-ID/Name     country       name                     launch date       in orbit     inclin. orbit (AU)            notes

1959-012A       USSR       LUNA 1                           1/ 2/59       1/ 2/59      0.01    0.9876 x 1.318       data to 1/5/59
1959-012        USSR       BLOK-E R/B                       1/ 2/59       1/ 2/59      0.01    0.98   x 1.32
1959-013A       USA        PIONEER 4                        3/ 3/59       3/ 3/59      0.13    0.9871 x 1.142
1959-013        USA        BABY SERGEANT R/B                3/ 3/59       3/ 3/59      1.3     0.99   x 1.44
1960-001A       USA        PIONEER 5                        3/11/60       3/11/60      3.35    0.8061 x 0.9951      data to 6/26/60
1960-001        USA        ALTAIR I R/B                     3/11/60       3/11/60      3.3     0.81   x 0.99
1961-003A       USSR       VENERA 1                         2/12/61       2/12/61      0.58    0.718  x 1.019       data to 2/27/61
1961-003        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       2/12/61       2/12/61      0.6     0.72   x 1.00
1962-001A       USA        RANGER 3                         1/26/62       1/26/62      0.4     0.9839 x 1.163
1962-001B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B 6003           1/26/62       1/26/62      0.4     0.99   x 1.16
1962-012B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B 6004           4/23/62       4/23/62
1962-041A       USA        MARINER 2 (VENUS)                8/27/62       8/27/62      1.4     0.705  x 1.227       data to 1/3/63
1962-041B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B 6902           8/27/62       8/27/62
1962-055A       USA        RANGER 5                        10/18/62      10/18/62      0.43    0.965  x 1.084       data to 10/20/62?
1962-055B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B 6005          10/18/62      10/18/62
1962-061C       USSR       MARS 1                          11/ 1/62      11/ 1/62      2.68    0.924  x 1.604       data to 3/21/63
1962-061        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                      11/ 1/62      11/ 1/62
1963-008B       USSR       LUNA 4                           4/ 2/63       4/ 2/63
1964-016D       USSR       ZOND 1                           4/ 2/64       4/ 2/64      3.7     0.652  x 1.001       data to 5/64
1964-016        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       4/ 2/64       4/ 2/64
1964-073A       USA        MARINER 3 (MARS)                11/ 5/64      11/ 5/64      0.52    0.983  x 1.311       data to 11/6/64
1964-073        USA        ATLAS AGENA D R/B 6931          11/ 5/64      11/ 5/64      0.52    0.983  x 1.311
1964-077A       USA        MARINER 4 (MARS)                11/28/64      11/28/64      2.5     1.107  x 1.561       data to 12/21/67
1964-077B       USA        ATLAS AGENA D R/B 6932          11/28/64      11/28/64      0.15    0.990  x 1.429
1964-078C       USSR       ZOND 2                          11/30/64      11/30/64      6.4     0.98   x 1.52        data to 4/65
1964-078        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                      11/30/64      11/30/64
1965-023B       USA        ATLAS AGENA B R/B 6007           3/21/65       3/21/65
1965-044A       USSR       LUNA 6                           6/ 8/65       6/ 8/65
1965-044        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       6/ 8/65       6/ 8/65
1965-056A       USSR       ZOND 3                           7/18/65       7/18/65      0.25    0.90   x 1.56        data to 3/66
1965-056        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       7/18/65       7/18/65
1965-091A       USSR       VENERA 2                        11/12/65      11/12/65      4.29    0.716  x 1.197       data to 2/66
1965-091        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                      11/12/65      11/12/65
1965-092D       USSR       SL-6 R/B(2)                     11/16/65      11/16/65
1965-105A       USA        PIONEER 6                       12/16/65      12/16/65      0.17    0.814  x 0.985       data to 12/8/00
1965-105        USA        ALTAIR II R/B                   12/16/65      12/16/65
1966-027D       USSR       SL-6 R/B(2)                      3/31/66       3/31/66
1966-075A       USA        PIONEER 7                        8/17/66       8/17/66      0.10    1.012  x 1.125       data to 3/95
1966-075C       USA        DELTA 1 R/B(2)                   8/17/66       8/17/66
1967-058        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       6/12/67       6/12/67
1967-060A       USA        MARINER 5 (VENUS)                6/14/67       6/14/67      1.37    0.579  x 0.735       data to 10/14/68
1967-060B       USA        ATLAS AGENA D R/B 6933           6/14/67       6/14/67
1967-070C       USA        FW-4D R/B                        7/19/67       7/19/67      0.5     0.99   x 1.02
1967-123A       USA        PIONEER 8                       12/13/67      12/13/67      0.1     0.990  x 1.087       data to 8/22/96
1967-123        USA        FW-4D R/B                       12/13/67      12/13/67
1968-100A       USA        PIONEER 9                       11/ 8/68      11/ 8/68      0.09    0.756  x 0.990       data to 5/18/83
1968-100        USA        FW-4D R/B                       11/ 8/68      11/ 8/68
1968-118B       USA        SATURN V R/B 503N               12/21/68      12/21/68      0.5     0.923  x 0.988
1969-001        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       1/ 5/69       1/ 5/69
1969-002        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       1/10/69       1/10/69
1969-014A       USA        MARINER 6 (MARS)                 2/25/69       2/25/69      1.8     1.142  x 1.754       data to 7/31/69?
1969-014B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-20          2/25/69       2/25/69      2.1     0.970  x 1.593
1969-018B       USA        SATURN V R/B 504N                3/ 3/69       3/ 3/69      0.5     0.546  x 0.991
1969-030A       USA        MARINER 7 (MARS)                 3/27/69       3/27/69      1.8     1.118  x 1.670       data to 8/5/69?
1969-030B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-19          3/27/69       3/27/69      1.7     0.991  x 1.637
1969-043B       USA        SATURN V R/B 505N                5/18/69       5/18/69      0.5     0.908  x 1.017
1969-043D       USA        APOLLO 10 LM (APS) (SPIDER)      5/18/69       5/23/69                                   data to 5/24/69
1969-059B       USA        SATURN V R/B 506                 7/16/69       7/16/69      0.5     0.891  x 1.016
1970-029A       USA        APOLLO 13 CM BAY 4 PANEL         4/11/70       4/13/70
1970-029A       USA        APOLLO 13 CM DEBRIS              4/11/70       4/13/70
1970-060        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       8/17/70       8/17/70      2       0.7    x 1.0
1971-045        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       5/19/71       5/19/71      2       1.0    x 1.5
1971-049        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       5/28/71       5/28/71      2       1.0    x 1.5
1971-051B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-23          5/30/71       5/30/71      2       0.99   x 1.57
1972-012B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B(2)             3/ 3/72       3/ 3/72      1.3     0.99   x 5.86
1972-021        USSR       BLOK-L R/B                       3/27/72       3/27/72      2       0.7    x 1.0
1973-019B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B(2)             4/ 6/73       4/ 6/73      1.3     1.00   x 6.01
1973-047A       USSR       MARS 4                           7/21/73       7/21/73      2.2     1.02   x 1.63        data past 2/74
1973-047        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       7/21/73       7/21/73      2.2     1.0    x 1.6
1973-049        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       7/25/73       7/25/73      2.2     1.0    x 1.6
1973-052A       USSR       MARS 6                           8/ 5/73       8/ 5/73      2.2     1.01   x 1.67
1973-052        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       8/ 5/73       8/ 5/73      2.2     1.0    x 1.6
1973-053A       USSR       MARS 7                           8/ 9/73       8/ 9/73      2.2     1.01   x 1.69
1973-053        USSR       BLOK-D R/B                       8/ 9/73       8/ 9/73      2.2     1.0    x 1.6
1973-053D       USSR       MARS 7 DESCENT CRAFT             8/ 9/73       3/ 9/74      2.2     1.01   x 1.69
1973-085A       USA        MARINER 10 (MVM-73)             11/ 3/73      11/ 3/73              0.47   x 0.76        data to 3/24/75
1973-085B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-34         11/ 3/73      11/ 3/73      2.6     0.70   x 1.11
1974-097A       FRG        HELIOS 1                        12/10/74      12/10/74      0.006   0.310  x 0.985       data to 1985
1974-097C       USA*       ATLAS CENTAUR R/B TC-2          12/10/74      12/10/74      0.02    0.981  x 1.590
1974-097D       FRG        HELIOS 1 DEBRIS                 12/10/74      12/10/74      0.0     0.307  x 0.985
1975-050        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      6/ 8/74       6/ 8/74      2       0.7    x 1.0
1975-054        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      6/14/74       6/14/74      2       0.7    x 1.0
1975-075B       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B TC-4        8/20/75       8/20/75      4       1.0    x 1.6
1975-083B       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B TC-3        9/ 9/75       9/ 9/75      3       1.0    x 1.6
1976-003A       FRG        HELIOS 2                         1/15/76       1/15/76      0.029   0.291  x 0.986       data to 1985
1976-003B       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B TC-5        1/15/76       1/15/76      1.5     0.888  x 1.086
1976-003C       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B(2)          1/15/76       1/15/76      0.0     0.280  x 0.995
1977-076B       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B TC-7        8/20/77       8/20/77
1977-076C       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B(2)          8/20/77       8/20/77      4.8     1.00   x 6.26
1977-084B       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B TC-6        9/ 5/77       9/ 5/77
1977-084C       USA        TITAN 3E CENTAUR R/B(2)          9/ 5/77       9/ 5/77      1.0     1.00   x 8.9
1978-051B       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-50          5/20/78       5/20/78      2       0.7    x 1.3
1978-078C       USA        ATLAS CENTAUR R/B AC-51          8/ 8/78       8/ 8/78      2       0.7    x 1.1
1978-079A       USA        ICE (ISEE 3)                     8/12/78       8/12/78      1.17    1.012  x 1.190       data past 6/24/14
1978-079D       USA        STAR 37E R/B                     8/12/78       8/12/78              0.99   x 1.00
1978-084A       USSR       VENERA 11 BUS                    9/ 9/78       9/ 9/78      2       0.712  x 1.078       data to 2/80
1978-084        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      9/ 9/78       9/ 9/78      2       0.7    x 1.1
1978-086A       USSR       VENERA 12 BUS                    9/14/78       9/14/78              0.725  x 1.192       data to 4/80
1978-086        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      9/14/78       9/14/78      2       0.7    x 1.0
1981-106A       USSR       VENERA 13 BUS                   10/30/81      10/30/81      5       0.715  x 1.123       data to 11/82
1981-106        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                     10/30/81      10/30/81      2       0.7    x 1.0
1981-110A       USSR       VENERA 14 BUS                   11/ 4/81      11/ 4/81      2.3     0.71   x 0.99        data to 11/82
1981-110        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                     11/ 4/81      11/ 4/81      2       0.7    x 1.0
1983-053        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      6/ 2/83       6/ 2/83      2       0.7    x 1.0
1983-054        USSR       BLOK-DM R/B                      6/ 7/83       6/ 7/83      2       0.7    x 1.0
1984-125A       USSR       VEGA 1 BUS                      12/15/84      12/15/84
1984-125D       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                    12/15/84      12/15/84      2       0.7    x 1.0
1984-128A       USSR       VEGA 2 BUS                      12/21/84      12/21/84
1984-128B       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                    12/21/84      12/21/84      2       0.7    x 1.0
1985-001A       JAPAN      SAKIGAKE                         1/ 7/85       1/ 7/85      0.07    0.916  x 1.154       data to 1/7/99
1985-001B       JAPAN      M-3S2 R/B(1)                     1/ 7/85       1/ 7/85      1.44    0.817  x 1.014
1985-056A       ESA        GIOTTO                           7/ 2/85       1/ 7/85     23.91    0.994  x 1.165       data to 7/23/92
1985-073A       JAPAN      SUISEI (PLANET-A)                8/18/85       1/ 7/85      0.89    0.6718 x 1.0122      data to 2/22/91
1985-073C       JAPAN      M-3S2 R/B(2)                     8/18/85       1/ 7/85      0.89    0.679  x 1.013
1988-058A       USSR       PHOBOS 1                         7/ 7/88       7/ 7/88      2.97    0.90   x 1.77        data to 9/2/88
1988-058B       USSR       SL-12 R/B                        7/ 7/88       7/ 7/88
1988-059B       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                     7/12/88       7/12/88
1989-033D       USA        IUS-18 SRM-2 R/B                 5/ 4/89       5/ 4/89      0.65    0.70   x 1.01
1989-084D       USA        IUS-19 SRM-2 R/B                10/18/89      10/18/89      4.3     0.668  x 1.000
1990-090B       USA        ULYSSES                         10/ 6/90      10/ 6/90     78.66    1.394  x 5.410       data to 6/29/09
1990-090D       USA        IUS-17 SRM-2 R/B                10/ 6/90      10/ 6/90      2.0     0.994  x 15.99
1990-090E       USA        PAM-S R/B                       10/ 6/90      10/ 6/90      2.0     0.994  x 15.99
1992-063A       USA        MARS OBSERVER                    9/25/92       9/25/92      6.7     1.131  x 1.609       data to 8/22/93
1992-063C       USA        TOS R/B                          9/25/92       9/25/92
1994-004A       USA        CLEMENTINE 1 (DSPSE)             1/25/94       5/ 3/94
1994-071A       USA        WIND                            11/ 1/94                    0.047   0.992  x 1.028       data past 10/14/16
1995-065A       ESA        SOHO                            12/ 2/95      12/ 2/95      0       0.99   x 1.0         data past 10/14/16
1995-065B       USA        ATLAS 2AS CENTAUR R/B           12/ 2/95      12/ 2/95
1996-008C       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                   2/17/96
1996-062C       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                  11/ 7/96
1996-068C       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                  12/ 4/96
1997-061B       USA        TITAN 4B CENTAUR R/B            10/15/97
1997-045A       USA        ADVANCE COMPOSITION EXPLORER     8/25/97       8/25/97      0       0.99   x 0.99
1997-045        USA        DELTA 7920-8 R/B                 8/25/97       8/25/97      0       1.0    x 1.0
1998-041A       JAPAN      NOZOMI (PLANET-B)                7/ 3/98       7/ 3/98      3       0.976  x 1.444       data to 12/03
1998-061A       USA        DEEP SPACE 1                    10/24/98      10/24/98      0.07    1.225  x 1.462       data to 12/18/01
1998-061D       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                  10/24/98      10/24/98
1998-073C       USA        DELTA R/B(2)                    12/11/98      12/11/98
1998-073        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)               12/11/98      12/11/98
1998-073        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)               12/11/98      12/11/98
1999-001B       USA        DELTA 2 R/B(2)                   1/ 3/99       1/ 3/99
1999-001        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)                1/ 3/99       1/ 3/99
1999-001        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)                1/ 3/99       1/ 3/99
1999-003A       USA        STARDUST BUS                     2/ 7/99       2/ 7/99      8.5     0.971  x 1.728       data to 3/24/11
1999-003C       USA        DELTA R/B(2)                     2/ 7/99       2/ 7/99
1999-003        USA        R/B DESPIN WT                    2/ 7/99       2/ 7/99
2001-014        USA        DELTA R/B(3) 7925                4/ 7/01       4/ 7/01
2001-014        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)                4/ 7/01       4/ 7/01
2001-014        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)                4/ 7/01       4/ 7/01
2001-027A       USA        WMAP                             6/30/01      10/ 1/01      1.5     1.00   x 1.09        data past 10/11
2001-034A       USA        GENESIS BUS                      8/ 8/01       8/ 8/01      0.27    0.896  x 0.990       data past 9/04
2001-034        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)                8/ 8/01       8/ 8/01      0       0.99   x 1.0
2001-034        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)                8/ 8/01       8/ 8/01      0       0.99   x 1.0
2002-034A       USA        CONTOUR (A)                      7/ 3/02       8/15/02      8.7     0.876  x 1.131       data to 8/15/02
2002-034B       USA        CONTOUR (B)                      7/ 3/02       8/15/02      8.7     0.876  x 1.131        
2002-034C       USA        CONTOUR (C)                      7/ 3/02       8/15/02      8.7     0.876  x 1.131        
2003-019        JAPAN      MINERVA                          5/ 9/03       5/  /03                                  
2003-019        JAPAN      HAYABUSA MARKER (1)              5/ 9/03       5/  /03
2003-019B       JAPAN      KM-V2                            5/ 9/03       5/  /03              1.0    x 1.2        
2003-022        RUSSIA*    FREGAT R/B                       6/ 2/03       6/  /03      0.2     1.014  x 1.531        
2003-027        USA        STAR 48 R/B                      6/10/03       6/  /03      0.26    1.042  x 1.550        
2003-027        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)                6/10/03       6/  /03      0.26    1.042  x 1.550
2003-027        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)                6/10/03       6/  /03      0.26    1.042  x 1.550
2003-032        USA        R/B                              7/ 8/03       7/  /03      1.04    1.01   x 1.53
2003-032        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (1)                7/ 8/03       7/  /03      1.04    1.01   x 1.53
2003-032        USA        R/B DESPIN WT (2)                7/ 8/03       7/  /03      1.04    1.01   x 1.53
2003-038A       USA        SPITZER SPACE TELESCOPE          8/25/03       8/25/03      1.14    1.003  x 1.026       data past 10/14/16
2003-038        USA        SIRTF DUST COVER                 8/25/03       8/25/03      1.14    1.003  x 1.026
2003-038        USA        DELTA 300 R/B                    8/25/03       8/25/03      9       0.86   x 1.01
2004-006        ESA        EPS R/B                          3/ 2/04       3/ 2/04      1.9     0.8    x 1.6
2004-030A       USA        PAM-D R/B                        8/ 3/04       8/ 3/04      6.4     0.92   x 1.08
2005-001A       USA        DEEP IMPACT FS/EPOXI             1/12/05       1/12/05      3.2     0.97   x 1.21        data to 8/11/13
2005-001A       USA        PAM-D R/B                        1/12/05       1/12/05      0.6     0.91   x 1.628
2005-001A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (1)          1/12/05       1/12/05      0.6     0.91   x 1.628
2005-001A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (2)          1/12/05       1/12/05      0.6     0.91   x 1.628
2005-029        USA        CENTAUR R/B                      8/12/05       8/12/05      3.06    1.013  x 1.659
2005-045        RUSSIA*    FREGAT R/B                      11/ 9/05      11/ 9/05      0.26    0.702  x 0.993
2006-001        USA        CENTAUR R/B AV-010               1/19/06       1/19/06      0.87    1      x 3
2006-047A       USA        STEREO-A                        10/26/06      12/24/06      0.13    0.956  x 0.967       data past 10/14/16
2006-048B       USA        STEREO-B                        10/26/06       1/21/07      0.29    1.000  x 1.086       data past 10/14/16
2007-034A       USA        PAM-D R/B                        8/ 4/07       8/ 4/07      3.4     0.975  x 1.668
2007-034A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (1)          8/ 4/07       8/ 4/07      3.4     0.975  x 1.668
2007-034A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (2)          8/ 4/07       8/ 4/07      3.4     0.975  x 1.668
2007-043A       USA        PAM-D R/B                        9/27/07       9/27/07      0.5     1.00   x 1.62
2007-043A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (1)          9/27/07       9/27/07      0.5     1.00   x 1.62
2007-043A       USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (2)          9/27/07       9/27/07      0.5     1.00   x 1.62
2009-011A       USA        KEPLER                           3/ 7/09        3/7/09       0.5     0.98   x 1.05       data past 10/14/16
2009-011        USA        PAM-D R/B                        3/ 7/09        3/7/09       0.45    0.972  x 1.044
2009-011        USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (1)          3/ 7/09        3/7/09       0.45    0.972  x 1.044
2009-011        USA        PAM-D R/B DESPIN WT (2)          3/ 7/09        3/7/09       0.45    0.972  x 1.044
2009-011        USA        KEPLER DUST COVER                3/ 7/09        4/8/09       0.45    0.972  x 1.044
2009-026A       ESA        HERSCHEL                         5/15/09       5/14/09      0.19    1.04   x 1.06        data to 6/17/13
2009-026B       ESA        PLANCK                           5/14/09       5/14/09      0.1     1.00   x 1.10        data to 10/23/13
2009-026        ESA        ESC-A R/B                        5/14/09       5/14/09      0.2     1.025  x 1.03
2009-026        ESA        SYLDA 5                          5/14/09       5/14/09      0.2     1.025  x 1.03
2009-026        ESA        DEBRIS                           5/14/09       5/14/09      0.2     1.025  x 1.03
2009-026        ESA        DEBRIS                           5/14/09       5/14/09      0.2     1.025  x 1.03
2010-020E       JAPAN      IKAROS                           5/20/10       5/20/10                                   data to 12/24/11
2010-020F       JAPAN      UNITEC-1/SHIN'EN                 5/20/10       5/20/10                                   data to 5/21/10
2010-020        JAPAN      F17 R/B                          5/20/10       5/20/10
2010-020        JAPAN      PAF900M ADAPTER                  5/20/10       5/20/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      DCAM-1                           5/20/10       6/19/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      DCAM-2                           5/20/10       6/14/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      IKAROS TIP MASS (1)              5/20/10       5/28/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      IKAROS TIP MASS (2)              5/20/10       5/28/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      IKAROS TIP MASS (3)              5/20/10       5/28/10
2010-020E       JAPAN      IKAROS TIP MASS (4)              5/20/10       5/28/10
2010-050A       PRC        CHANG'E 2                       10/ 1/10       6/ 9/11      0.2     1.02   x 1.03        data past 6/14/13
2011-040        USA        ATLAS V R/B AV-029               8/ 5/11       8/ 5/11      0.1     1.0    x 2.26
2011-046        USA        DELTA R/B (2)                    9/10/11       9/10/11      0.01    0.88   x 1.05
2011-070A       USA        CENTAUR R/B                     11/26/11      11/26/11      1.7     0.98   x 1.53
2013-060        INDIA      R/B                             11/ 5/13      12/ 1/13              0.98   x 1.45
2013-063        USA        CENTAUR R/B                     11/18/13      11/21/13      2.1     0.97   x 1.47
2013-074A       ESA        GAIA                            12/19/13      12/21/13      0.0     1.01   x 1.01        data past 10/14/16
2013-074        RUSSIA*    FREGAT R/B                      12/19/13      12/21/13      0.0     1.0    x 1.0
2014-076A       JAPAN      HAYABUSA-2                      12/ 3/14      12/ 3/14      6.8     0.95   x 1.30
2014-076B       JAPAN      SHIN'EN-2                       12/ 3/14      12/ 3/14      6.8     0.915  x 1.089
2014-076C       JAPAN      DESPATCH                        12/ 3/14      12/ 3/14      6.8     0.915  x 1.089
2014-076D       JAPAN      PROCYON                         12/ 3/14      12/ 3/14      6.8     0.9    x 1.1
2014-076        JAPAN      H-IIA R/B                       12/ 3/14      12/ 3/14      6.8     0.915  x 1.089
2015-007A       USA        DSCOVR                           2/11/15       2/11/15      0       0.99   x 0.99        data past 10/14/16
2015-007        USA        FALCON 9 R/B                     2/11/15       2/11/15      0       0.99   x 0.99
2015-070A       ESA        LISA PATHFINDER                 12/ 3/15      12/12/15      0       0.99   x 0.99        data past 10/14/16
2015-070        RUSSIA*    R/B                             12/ 3/15      12/12/15      0       0.99   x 0.99
2016-017        RUSSIA*    BRIZ-M R/B                       3/14/16       3/14/16              1.0    x 1.5
2016-017        RUSSIA*    BRIZ-M R/B DEB                   3/14/16       3/14/16              1.0    x 1.5
2016-017        RUSSIA*    BRIZ-M R/B DEB                   3/14/16       3/14/16              1.0    x 1.5
2016-055A       USA        OSIRIS-REx                       9/ 8/16       9/12/16              0.77   x 1.17        data past 10/14/16
2016-055        USA        ATLAS V R/B                      9/ 8/16       9/12/16              0.77   x 1.17


Objects orbiting Venus

INT-ID/Name    country       name                       launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

1975-050A       USSR       VENERA 9 BUS                     6/ 8/75      10/22/75     34.2     1510 x 111700        data to 3/22/76
1975-054A       USSR       VENERA 10 BUS                    6/14/75      10/25/75     29.5     1620 x 113900        data to 3/76
1983-053A       USSR       VENERA 15                        6/ 2/83      10/10/83     87       1000 x  65000
1983-054A       USSR       VENERA 16                        6/ 7/83      10/14/83     87       1600 x  65200
1989-033D       USA        IUS R/B(2)                       5/ 4/89       8/10/90     85.5      294 x   8472
2005-045A       ESA        VENUS EXPRESS                   11/ 9/05       4/11/06     89.9      328 x  63095        data to 11/28/14
2010-020D       JAPAN      AKATSUKI                         5/20/10      12/ 7/15               400 x 330000        data past 3/26/16


Objects orbiting Mars

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

1971-045A       USSR       MARS 2                           5/19/71      11/27/71     48.9     1380 x  24940        data to 3/72?
1971-049A       USSR       MARS 3                           5/28/71      12/ 2/71     62.0     1500 x 205000        data to 3/72?
1971-051A       USA        MARINER 9 (MARS)                 5/30/71      11/14/71     64.4     1645 x  16838        data to 10/27/72
1973-049A       USSR       MARS 5                           7/25/73       2/12/74     35.33    1760 x  32560
1975-075A       USA        VIKING 1 ORBITER                 8/20/75       6/19/76     37.9      411 x  56275        data to 8/7/80
1975-075        USA        VIKING 1 BIOSHIELD BASE          8/20/75       7/20/76     37.8     1504 x  32574
1975-083A       USA        VIKING 2 ORBITER                 9/ 9/75       8/ 7/76     80.3      302 x  33176        data to 7/25/78
1975-083        USA        VIKING 2 BIOSHIELD BASE          9/ 9/75       9/ 3/76     80.3      302 x  33080
1988-059A       USSR       PHOBOS 2                         7/12/88       3/25/89      1.3     6145 x   6409        data to 3/27/89
1988-059A       USSR       PHOBOS 2 RETROMOTOR              7/12/88       3/25/89      1.3     6145 x   6409
1996-062A       USA        MARS GLOBAL SURVEYOR            11/ 7/96       9/11/97     93.0      356 x    419        data to 11/2/06
2001-014A       USA        MARS ODYSSEY                     4/ 7/01      10/23/01     93.0      341 x    433        data past 10/14/16
2003-022A       ESA        MARS EXPRESS                     6/ 2/03      12/25/03     86.9      318 x  10518        data past 10/14/16
2005-029A       USA        MARS RECONNAISSANCE ORBITER      8/12/05       3/10/06     92.6      218 x    292        data past 10/14/16
2013-060A       INDIA      MARS ORBITER MISSION            11/ 5/13       9/24/14               422 x  72000        data past 3/16
2013-063A       USA        MAVEN                           11/18/13       9/20/14     75        380 x  44600        data past 10/14/16
2016-017A       ESA        EXOMARS TGO                      3/14/16      10/19/16      9.7      346 x  95228        data past 10/14/16


Objects orbiting (1) Ceres

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

2007-043A       USA        DAWN                             9/27/07       1/26/15     90.9     1460 x   1460        data past 10/14/16


Objects orbiting Jupiter

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

2011-040A       USA        JUNO                             8/ 5/11       7/ 5/16     89.8     3900 x 8029000        data past 10/14/16


Objects orbiting Saturn

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date      in orbit     inclin. orbit (km)            notes

1997-061A       USA        CASSINI                         10/15/97       7/ 1/04      36.0  545000 x 3210000       data past 10/14/16


Objects escaping the solar system

INT-ID/Name   country           name                    launch date       inclin.      location                              notes

1972-012A       USA        PIONEER 10                       3/ 3/72        3.0       117.90 AU from Sun; V = 11.97 km/s   data to 1/22/03
1973-019A       USA        PIONEER 11                       4/ 6/73       14.4        96.90 AU from Sun; V = 11.28 km/s   data to 11/95
1977-076A       USA        VOYAGER 2                        8/20/77      -36         113.58 AU from Sun; V = 15.36 km/s   data past 7/12/14
1977-084A       USA        VOYAGER 1                        9/ 5/77       34.9       137.71 AU from Sun; V = 16.99 km/s   data past 7/12/14
2006-001A       USA        NEW HORIZONS                     1/19/06        1.7        37.75 AU from Sun; V = 14.28 km/s   data past 2/17
2006-001A       USA        STAR 48B R/B                     1/19/06        1.7        37.7 AU from Sun;  V = 14.3 km/s
2006-001A       USA        STAR 48B DESPIN WT (1)           1/19/06        1.7        37.7 AU from Sun;  V = 14.3 km/s
2006-001A       USA        STAR 48B DESPIN WT (2)           1/19/06        1.7        37.7 AU from Sun;  V = 14.3 km/s


Objects on the Moon

INT-ID/Name   country           name                  launch date       type       date          location           notes

1959-014A       USSR       LUNA 2                           9/12/59    impact      9/13/59    29.1  N   0.0  E
1959-014A       USSR       LUNA 2 R/B                       9/12/59    impact      9/13/59    30    N   1    W
1962-012A       USA        RANGER 4                         4/23/62    impact      4/26/62    15.5  S 130.7  W
1964-007A       USA        RANGER 6                         1/30/64    impact      2/ 2/64     9.386N  21.481E
1964-041A       USA        RANGER 7                         7/28/64    impact      7/31/64    10.634S  20.677W
1965-010A       USA        RANGER 8                         2/17/65    impact      2/20/65     2.638N  24.788E
1965-023A       USA        RANGER 9                         4/10/65    impact      3/24/65    12.828S   2.388W
1965-036A       USSR       LUNA 5                           5/ 9/65    crashed     5/12/65    31    S   8    W
1965-077A       USSR       LUNA 7                          10/ 4/65    crashed    10/ 8/65     9    N  49    W
1965-099A       USSR       LUNA 8                          12/ 3/65    crashed    12/ 7/65     9.13 N  63.30 W
1966-006A       USSR       LUNA 9                           1/31/66    landing     2/ 3/66     7.13 N  64.37 W
1966-027A       USSR       LUNA 10                          3/31/66    impact assumed                               data to 5/30/66
1966-045A       USA        SURVEYOR 1                       5/30/66    landing     6/ 2/66     2.475S  43.340W      data to 1/7/67
1966-073A       USA        LUNAR ORBITER 1                  8/10/66    impact     10/29/66     6.7  N 162    E
1966-073B       USA        ATLAS AGENA D R/B                8/10/66    impact
1966-078A       USSR       LUNA 11                          8/24/66    impact assumed                               data to 10/1/66
1966-084A       USA        SURVEYOR 2                       9/20/66    crashed     9/22/66     5.5  N  12    W
1966-094A       USSR       LUNA 12                         10/22/66    impact assumed                               data to 1/19/67
1966-100A       USA        LUNAR ORBITER 2                 10/ 6/66    impact     10/11/67     4    S  98    E
1966-116A       USSR       LUNA 13                         12/21/66    landing    12/24/66    18.87 N  62.005W      data to 12/30/66
1967-008A       USA        LUNAR ORBITER 3                  2/ 5/67    impact     10/ 9/67    14.6  N  91.7  W
1967-035A       USA        SURVEYOR 3                       4/17/67    landing     4/20/67     3.016S  23.418W      data to 5/4/67
1967-041A       USA        LUNAR ORBITER 4                  5/ 4/67    crashed    10/ 6/67                          data to 7/17/67
1967-068A       USA        SURVEYOR 4                       7/14/67    crashed     7/17/67     0.4  N   1.33 W
1967-070A       USA        EXPLORER 35 (AIMP-E)             7/19/67    impact assumed                           
1967-070A       USA        EXPLORER 35 RETROMOTOR           7/19/67    impact assumed                           
1967-075A       USA        LUNAR ORBITER 5                  8/ 1/67    impact      1/31/68     2.79 S  83    W
1967-075B       USA        ATLAS AGENA D R/B                8/ 1/67    impact
1967-084A       USA        SURVEYOR 5                       9/ 8/67    landing     9/11/67     1.455N  23.194E      data to 12/17/67
1967-112A       USA        SURVEYOR 6                      11/ 7/67    landing    11/10/67     0.474N   1.428W      data to 12/14/67
1968-001A       USA        SURVEYOR 7                       1/ 7/68    landing     1/10/68    40.981S  11.513W      data to 2/21/68
1968-027A       USSR       LUNA 14                          4/ 7/68    crashed                                      data to 4/68
1969-043C       USA        APOLLO 10 LM (DPS) (SNOOPY)      5/18/69    crashed     5/23/69
1969-058A       USSR       LUNA 15                          7/13/69    crashed     7/21/69    17    N  60    E
1969-059C       USA        APOLLO 11 LM (DPS) (EAGLE)       7/16/69    landing     7/20/69     0.674N  23.473E
1969-059C       USA        APOLLO 11 LRRR                   7/16/69    landing     7/20/69     0.673N  23.473E      reflector functional
1969-059C       USA        APOLLO 11 PSE                    7/16/69    landing     7/20/69     0.673N  23.473E
1969-059C       USA        APOLLO 11 LM (APS) (EAGLE)       7/16/69    crashed
1969-099C       USA        APOLLO 12 LM (DPS) (INTREPID)   11/14/69    landing    11/19/69     3.013S  23.422W
1969-099C       USA        APOLLO 12 ALSEP                 11/14/69    landing    11/19/69     3.010S  23.425W      data to 9/30/77
1969-099C       USA        APOLLO 12 PSE                   11/14/69    landing    11/19/69     3.010S  23.425W
1969-099C       USA        APOLLO 12 LM (APS) (INTREPID)   11/14/69    impact     11/20/69     3.920S  21.172W
1970-029B       USA        SATURN V R/B(3) 508 APOLLO 13    4/11/70    impact      4/15/70     2.555S  27.887W
1970-072A       USSR       LUNA 16                          9/12/70    landing     9/20/70     0.514S  56.364E      data to 9/21/70
1970-095A       USSR       LUNA 17                         11/10/70    landing    11/15/70    38.238N  35.002W
1970-095A       USSR       LUNOKHOD 1                      11/10/70    landing    11/15/70    38.315N  35.008W      data to 10/4/71; reflector functional
1971-008B       USA        SATURN V R/B(3) 509 APOLLO 14    1/31/71    impact      2/ 4/71     8.181S  26.030W
1971-008C       USA        APOLLO 14 LM (DPS) (ANTARES)     1/31/71    landing     2/ 5/71     3.646S  17.472W
1971-008C       USA        APOLLO 14 ALSEP                  1/31/71    landing     2/ 5/71     3.644S  17.478W      data to 9/30/77
1971-008C       USA        APOLLO 14 LRRR                   1/31/71    landing     2/ 5/71     3.644S  17.479W      reflector functional
1971-008C       USA        APOLLO 14 PSE                    1/31/71    landing     2/ 5/71     3.644S  17.478W
1971-008C       USA        APOLLO 14 LM (APS) (ANTARES)     1/31/71    impact      2/ 7/71     3.420S  19.637W
1971-063B       USA        SATURN V R/B(3) 510 APOLLO 15    7/26/71    impact      7/29/71     1.290S  11.824W
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 LM (DPS) (FALCON)      7/26/71    landing     7/30/71    26.132N   3.633E
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 ALSEP                  7/26/71    landing     7/30/71    26.134N   3.630E      data to 9/30/77
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 LRRR                   7/26/71    landing     7/30/71    26.133N   3.628E      reflector functional
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 LUNAR ROVER            7/26/71    landing     7/30/71    26.132N   3.638E
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 PSE                    7/26/71    landing     7/30/71    26.134N   3.630E
1971-063C       USA        APOLLO 15 LM (APS) (FALCON)      7/26/71    impact      8/ 3/71    26.36 N   0.25 E
1971-063D       USA        APOLLO 15 (IRW PL)               7/26/71    crashed                                      data to 2/3/72
1971-073A       USSR       LUNA 18                          9/ 2/71    crashed     9/11/71     3.57 N  56.50 E
1971-073B       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                     9/ 2/71    impact assumed
1971-082A       USSR       LUNA 19                          9/28/71    crashed                                      data to 10/72
1971-082C       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                     9/28/71    impact assumed
1972-007A       USSR       LUNA 20                          2/14/72    landing     2/21/72     3.786N  56.624E      data to 2/22/72
1972-007B       USSR       SL-12 R/B(2)                     2/14/72    impact assumed
1972-007E       USSR       LUNA 20 DEBRIS                   2/14/72    crashed     2/21/72
1972-031B       USA        SATURN V R/B(3) 511 APOLLO 16    4/16/72    impact      4/19/72     1.921N  24.623W
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 LM (DPS) (ORION)       4/16/72    landing     4/21/72     8.973S  15.501E
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 ALSEP                  4/16/72    landing     4/21/72     8.976S  15.499E      data to 9/30/77
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 LUNAR ROVER            4/16/72    landing     4/21/72     8.973S  15.504E
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 PSE                    4/16/72    landing     4/21/72     8.976S  15.499E
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 LM (APS) (ORION)       4/16/72    crashed     3/  /72
1972-031C       USA        APOLLO 16 MS                     4/16/72    crashed         /72
1972-031D       USA        APOLLO 16 (IRW PL)               4/16/72    crashed     5/29/72    10.16 N 111.94 E
1972-096C       USA        APOLLO 17 LM (DPS) (CHALLENGER) 12/ 7/72    landing    12/11/72    20.191N  30.772E
1972-096C       USA        APOLLO 17 ALSEP                 12/ 7/72    landing    12/11/72    20.192N  30.766E      data to 9/30/77
1972-096C       USA        APOLLO 17 LUNAR ROVER           12/ 7/72    landing    12/11/72    20.190N  30.777E
1972-096C       USA        APOLLO 17 SEP                   12/ 7/72    landing    12/11/72    20.192N  30.777E
1972-096C       USA        APOLLO 17 LM (APS) (CHALLENGER) 12/ 7/72    impact     12/15/72    19.96 N  30.50 E
1972-096B       USA        SATURN V R/B(3) 512 APOLLO 17   12/ 7/72    impact     12/10/72     4.168S  12.331W
1973-001A       USSR       LUNA 21                          1/ 8/73    landing     1/16/73    25.999N  30.408E
1973-001A       USSR       LUNOKHOD 2                       1/ 8/73    landing     1/16/73    25.832N  30.922E      data to 6/3/73; reflector functional
1973-039A       USA        EXPLORER 49 (RAE-2)              6/10/73    impact assumed                               data to 8/77
1973-039F       USA        EXPLORER 49 DEBRIS               6/10/73    impact assumed                         
1973-039G       USA        EXPLORER 49 DEBRIS               6/10/73    impact assumed
1974-037A       USSR       LUNA 22                          5/29/74    impact assumed                               data to 11/75
1974-084A       USSR       LUNA 23                         10/28/74    landing    11/ 9/74    12.667N  62.151E      data to 11/12/74
1976-081A       USSR       LUNA 24                          8/ 9/76    landing     8/18/76    12.715N  62.213E      data to 8/19/76
1990-007A       JAPAN      HITEN (MUSES A)                  1/24/90    crashed     4/12/93    34.3  S  55.6  E
1998-001A       USA        LUNAR PROSPECTOR                 1/ 7/98    impact      7/31/99    87.7  S  42.35 E
2004-043C       ESA        SMART-1                          9/27/03    impact      9/03/06    34.262S  46.193W      data to 9/3/06
2007-038A       JAPAN      OKINA R-STAR                     9/14/07    impact      2/12/09    28.213N 159.033W      data to 2/12/09
2007-038A       JAPAN      KAGUYA (SELENE)                  9/14/07    impact      6/10/09    65.5  S  80.4  E      data to 6/10/09
2007-038A       JAPAN      OUNA VRAD                        9/14/07    impact          /10                          data to 6/29/09
2007-051A       PRC        CHANG'E-1                       10/24/07    impact      3/01/09     1.66 S  52.27 E      data to 3/1/09
2008-052        INDIA      MOON IMPACT PROBE               10/22/08    impact     11/14/08    89    S  30    W      data to 11/14/08
2009-032B       USA        LCROSS                           6/18/09    impact     10/09/09    84.729S  49.36 W      data to 10/9/09
2009-032B       USA        AV-020 R/B                       6/18/09    impact     10/09/09    84.678S  48.725W      data to 10/9/09
2011-046A       USA        GRAIL-A EBB                      9/10/11    impact     12/17/12    75.609N  26.594W      data to 12/17/12
2011-046B       USA        GRAIL-B FLOW                     9/10/11    impact     12/17/12    75.651N  26.834W      data to 12/17/12
2013-047A       USA        LADEE                            9/ 7/13    impact      4/18/14    11.849N  93.249W      data to 4/18/14
2013-070A       PRC        CHANG'E-3                       12/ 1/13    landing    12/14/13    44.121N  19.512W      data past 7/28/16
2013-070A       PRC        YUTU                            12/ 1/13    landing    12/14/13    44.121N  19.512W      data past 7/16?
2014-065        PRC        RRTV-DC                         10/23/14    landing    10/27/14                          


Objects on Mercury

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date       location              notes

2004-030A       USA        MESSENGER                        8/ 3/04    impact      4/30/15    54.5  N 210.1  E      data to 4/20/15


Objects on Venus

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date       location              notes

1965-092A       USSR       VENERA 3                        11/16/65    crashed     3/ 1/66     0    N 160    W      data to 2/66
1967-058A       USSR       VENERA 4                         6/12/67    crashed    10/18/67    19    N  38    W      data to 27 km
1967-058        USSR       VENERA 4 R/B                     6/12/67    impact     10/18/67    19    N  38    W
1969-001A       USSR       VENERA 5                         1/ 5/69    crashed     3/16/69     3    S  18    W      data to 25 km
1969-001        USSR       VENERA 5 R/B                     1/ 5/69    impact      3/16/69     3    S  18    W
1969-002A       USSR       VENERA 6                         1/10/69    crashed     5/17/69     5    S  23    W      data to 11 km
1969-002        USSR       VENERA 6 R/B                     1/10/69    impact      5/17/69     5    S  23    W
1970-060A       USSR       VENERA 7                         8/17/70    landing    12/15/70     5    S 351    W      data for 23 min
1970-060        USSR       VENERA 7 R/B                     8/17/70    impact     12/15/70     5    S 351    W
1972-021A       USSR       VENERA 8                         3/27/72    landing     7/22/72    10    S 335    W      data for 50 min
1972-021        USSR       VENERA 8 R/B                     3/27/72    impact      7/22/72    10    S 335    W
1975-050D       USSR       VENERA 9 DESCENT CRAFT           6/ 8/75    landing    10/22/75    31.70 N 290.83 W      data for 53 min
1975-054D       USSR       VENERA 10 DESCENT CRAFT          6/14/75    landing    10/25/75    16.03 N 291    W      data for 65 min
1978-051A       USA        PIONEER VENUS 1 ORBITER          5/20/78    burned up  10/ 9/92                   W
1978-078A       USA        PIONEER VENUS 2 PROBE BUS        8/ 8/78    burned up  12/ 9/78    37.9  N 290.9  W      data to 120 km
1978-078D       USA        PIONEER VENUS 2 SMALL PROBE 1    8/ 8/78    impact     12/ 9/78    59.3  N   4.8  W      data to surface
1978-078E       USA        PIONEER VENUS 2 SMALL PROBE 2    8/ 8/78    crashed    12/ 9/78    31.3  N 317.0  W      data to surface
1978-078F       USA        PIONEER VENUS 2 SMALL PROBE 3    8/ 8/78    landing    12/ 9/78    28.7  S  56.7  W      data for 68 min
1978-078G       USA        PIONEER VENUS 2 LARGE PROBE      8/ 8/78    impact     12/ 9/78     4.4  N 304.0  W      data to surface
1978-084D       USSR       VENERA 11 DESCENT CRAFT          9/ 9/78    landing    12/23/78    14    S 299    W      data for 95 min
1978-086C       USSR       VENERA 12 DESCENT CRAFT          9/14/78    landing    12/21/78     7    S 294    W      data for 110 min
1981-106D       USSR       VENERA 13 DESCENT CRAFT         10/30/81    landing     3/ 1/82     7.5  S 303    W      data for 127 min
1981-110D       USSR       VENERA 14 DESCENT CRAFT         11/ 4/81    landing     3/ 3/82    13.25 S 310.15 W      data for 57 min
1984-125E       USSR       VEGA 1 DESCENT CRAFT            12/15/84    landing     6/11/85     7.2  N 177.8  W      data for 56 min
1984-125F       USSR       VEGA 1 BALLOON                  12/15/84    landing     6/12/85                   W      data for 46.5 hr
1984-128E       USSR       VEGA 2 DESCENT CRAFT            12/21/84    landing     6/15/85     6.45 S 181.08 W      data for 57 min
1984-128F       USSR       VEGA 2 BALLOON                  12/21/84    landing     6/16/85                          data for 46.5 hr
1989-033B       USA        MAGELLAN                         5/ 4/89    burned up  10/13/97


Objects on Mars

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

1971-045D       USSR       MARS 2 CAPSULE                   5/19/71    crashed    11/27/71    45    S 302    W
1971-049E       USSR       MARS 3 DESCENT CRAFT             5/28/71    landing    12/ 2/71    45    S 158    W      data for 90 sec
1973-052D       USSR       MARS 6 DESCENT CRAFT             8/ 5/73    crashed     3/12/74    24    S  25    W
1975-075C       USA        VIKING LANDER 1                  8/20/75    landing     7/20/76    22.483N  47.94 W      data to 11/13/82
1975-083C       USA        VIKING LANDER 2                  9/ 9/75    landing     9/ 3/76    47.968N 225.71 W      data to 4/12/80
1996-068A       USA        MARS PATHFINDER                 12/ 4/96    landing     7/ 4/97    19.33 N  33.55 W      data to 10/7/97
1996-068A       USA        MARS SOJOURNER                  12/ 4/96    landing     7/ 4/97    19.33 N  33.55 W      data to 8/20/97
1998-073A       USA        MARS CLIMATE ORBITER            12/11/98    burned up   9/23/99
1999-001A       USA        MARS POLAR LANDER                1/ 3/99    crashed    12/ 3/99    76.1  S 195.3  W      data to 12/3/99
1999-001A       USA        DEEP SPACE 2 MICROPROBE 1        1/ 3/99    crashed    12/ 3/99    75.0  S 196.5  W      data to 12/3/99
1999-001A       USA        DEEP SPACE 2 MICROPROBE 2        1/ 3/99    crashed    12/ 3/99    75.0  S 196.5  W      data to 12/3/99
2003-022A       ESA        BEAGLE-2                         6/ 2/03    crashed    12/25/03    11.526N 269.570W
2003-027A       USA        MER-A COLUMBIA STATION           6/10/03    landing     1/ 3/04    14.569S 184.527W
2003-027A       USA        MER-A SPIRIT ROVER               6/10/03    landing     1/ 3/04    14.603S 184.476W      data to 3/22/10
2003-027A       USA        MER-A HEATSHIELD                 6/10/03    impact      1/ 3/04    14.562S 184.522W
2003-027A       USA        MER-A BACKSHELL                  6/10/03    impact      1/ 3/04    14.561S 184.534W
2003-032A       USA        MER-B CHALLENGER STATION         7/ 8/03    landing     1/24/04     1.946S   5.527W
2003-032A       USA        MER-B OPPORTUNITY ROVER          7/ 8/03    landing     1/24/04     2.313S   5.343W      data past 10/14/16, still moving
2003-032A       USA        MER-B HEATSHIELD                 7/ 8/03    impact      1/24/04     1.953S   5.515W
2003-032A       USA        MER-B BACKSHELL                  7/ 8/03    impact      1/24/04     1.951S   5.533W
2007-034A       USA        PHOENIX                          8/ 4/07    landing     5/25/08    68.22 N 234.3  W      data to 11/2/08
2007-034A       USA        PHOENIX HEATSHIELD               8/ 4/07    impact      5/25/08    68.22 N 234.3  W
2007-034A       USA        PHOENIX BACKSHELL                8/ 4/07    impact      5/25/08    68.22 N 234.3  W
2011-070A       USA        CURIOSITY                       11/26/11    landing     8/ 6/12     4.701S 137.351W      data past 10/14/16, still moving
2011-070A       USA        CURIOSITY SKYCRANE              11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.59 S 137.44 W
2011-070A       USA        CURIOSITY HEATSHIELD            11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.59 S 137.44 W
2011-070A       USA        CURIOSITY PARACHUTE             11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.59 S 137.44 W
2011-070A       USA        MSL CRUISE STAGE                11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (1)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (2)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (3)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (4)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (5)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (6)                        11/26/11    impact      8/ 6/12     4.6  S 137.4  W
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (7)                        11/26/11    burned up   8/ 6/12
2011-070A       USA        EMBD (8)                        11/26/11    burned up   8/ 6/12
2016-017A       ESA        SCHIAPARELLI                     3/14/16    crashed    10/19/16     2.07 S   6.11 W      data to 10/19/16
2016-017A       ESA        SCHIAPARELLI PARACHUTE           3/14/16    impact     10/19/16     2.09 S   6.11 W
2016-017A       ESA        SCHIAPARELLI HEATSHIELD          3/14/16    impact     10/19/16     2    S   6    W


Objects on 433 Eros

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

1996-008A       USA        NEAR SHOEMAKER                   2/17/96    landing     2/12/01    35    S 279    W      data to 2/28/01


Objects on 25143 Itokawa


INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

2003-019        JAPAN      HAYABUSA MARKER (1)              5/ 9/03    landing    11/19/05                          


Objects on 9P/Tempel 1

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

2005-001A       USA        DEEP IMPACT IS                   1/12/05    impact      7/ 4/05                          data to 7/4/05


Objects on 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

2004-006A       ESA        PHILAE                           3/ 2/04    landing    11/12/14                          data to 6/14/15
2004-006A       ESA        ROSETTA                          3/ 2/04    landing     9/30/16                          data to 9/30/16


Objects in Jupiter

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

1989-084B       USA        GALILEO ORBITER                 10/18/89    burned up   9/21/03                          data to 9300 km
1989-084B       USA        GALILEO PROBE                   10/18/89    burned up  12/ 7/95                          data to -160 km


Objects on Titan

INT-ID/Name   country       name                        launch date     type       date        location             notes

1997-061A       ESA        HUYGENS                         10/15/97    landing     1/14/05    10.2  S 192.4  W      data for 190 min
1997-061A       ESA        HUYGENS HEATSHIELD              10/15/97    impact      1/14/05    10    S 192    W      
1997-061A       ESA        HUYGENS MAIN CHUTE              10/15/97    impact      1/14/05    10    S 192    W      


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