Sputnik 1

Picture of Sputnik 1, The first spacecraft
Started on
Age
 Friday October 4, 1957
63
years
9
months
21
days
Next birthday in

Basic information

AKA
"Satellite-1", "PS-1", Prosteishiy Sputnik
Category
others
Country
Russia
Description
The first spacecraft

 The first artificial Earth satelite from Soviet Union. 

It was a 58 cm (23 in) diameter polished metal sphere, with four external radio antennas to broadcast radio pulses. It weighed 83.6 kg (184 pounds) 

Find more information about Sputnik 1 on Wikipedia

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Planet Age

How old Sputnik 1 would be if it was started on a different planet
Mercury
264.92 years
Venus
103.72 years
Mars
33.92 years
Jupiter
5.38 years
Saturn
2.17 years
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