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Mission

Kind: Lunar lander

State: Successful

Place: Moon

Operator: GSMZ Lavochkin

Date

Start:

Duration: 6 days, 19 h, 56 min.

Mission Ending

Last Contact: 28 December 1966, 06:13 GMT

Rocket

Rocket: Molniya-M 8K78M

Kind: GSMZ Lavochkin

Manufacturer: GSMZ Lavochkin

Mass: 1620 kg

Launch Site: Baikonur, Site 1/5

Flyby

"Requesting permission for flyby." Maverick - Top Gun

Orbit

"You’re going very fast when you’re on orbit, going around the world once every hour and a half." - Robert Crippen

Lander

Place: Lunar

Region: 18°52′N 62°03′W / 18.87°N 62.05°W / 18.87, -62.05

Date: 24 December 1966, 18:04 GMT



Luna 13 (E-6M series) was an unmanned space mission of the Luna program.

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