Apollo 10 wis the fowert manned mission in the Unitit States Apollo space programme, and the seicont (efter Apollo 8) tae orbit the Muin.

Apollo 10
Apollo 10 Lunar Module.jpg
Apollo 10's Lunar Module, Snoopy, approaches the Command/Service Module Charlie Brown for redocking
Mission teepF
LM: 1969-043C
SATCAT no.CSM: 3941
LM: 3948
Mission duration8 days, 3 minutes, 23 seconds
Spacecraft properties
SpacecraftApollo CSM-106
Apollo LM-4
ManufacturerCSM: North American Rockwell
LM: Grumman
Launch mass98,273 pounds (44,576 kg)
Laundin mass10,901 pounds (4,945 kg)
Crew size3
MembersThomas P. Stafford
John W. Young
Eugene A. Cernan
CallsignCSM: Charlie Brown
LM: Snoopy
Stairt o mission
Launch dateNot recognized as a date. Years must have 4 digits (use leading zeros for years < 1000). UTC
RocketSaturn V SA-505
Launch steidKennedy LC-39B
End of mission
Rekivert biUSS Princeton
Laundin dateMay 26, 1969, 16:52:23 (1969-05-26UTC16:52:24Z) UTC
Laundin steid15°2′S 164°39′W / 15.033°S 164.650°W / -15.033; -164.650 (Apollo 10 splashdoun)
Orbital parameters
Reference seestemSelenocentric
Periselene109.6 kilometers (59.2 nmi)
Aposelene113.0 kilometers (61.0 nmi)
Inclination1.2 degrees
Period2 oors
Lunar orbiter
Spacecraft componentCommand/Service Module
Orbital insertionMay 21, 1969, 20:44:54 UTC
Departit orbitMay 24, 1969, 10:25:38 UTC
Lunar orbiter
Spacecraft componentLunar Module
Orbit parameters
Periselene14.4 kilometers (7.8 nmi)
Docking with LM
Dockin dateMay 18, 1969, 20:06:36 UTC
Undockin dateMay 22, 1969, 19:00:57 UTC
Docking with LM Ascent Stage
Dockin dateMay 23, 1969, 03:11:02 UTC
Undockin dateMay 23, 1969, 05:13:36 UTC
Apollo-10-LOGO.png The Apollo 10 Prime Crew - GPN-2000-001163.jpg
Left to right: Cernan, Stafford, Young 


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