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Review Article

Orbit Design Elements of Chang’e 5 Mission

Table 2

Nominal orbit scheme of phasing stage.

EventsNumber of revolutionsPerilune altitude (km)Aposelene altitude (km)MCE AOL (°)MJ2000 AOL (°)Delta- (m/s)Tracking stations

Insertion115180108.0140.2Chinese stations
4159.5193.9278.0310.135.0Chinese stations
9160.0194.5202.3234.50.9Foreign stations
15174.7210.460.092.26.6Chinese stations
22209.5210.8290.8323.27.2Foreign stations
Aim point25210.0210.0274.296301.479Chinese stations