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translunar

[tran′slü·nər]
(astronomy)
Beyond the orbit of the moon.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Because its launch vehicle has excess payload capacity, the mission will also carry an experiment called LCROSS for observing a planned lunar crash of the vehicle's translunar injection stage.
The flight regime for the DOD's Earth-orbiting payloads and that for a translunar injection make it impossible for both agencies to use identical second stages because the thrust level required for NASA's missions far exceeds that required by the DOD.
Leaving Earth orbit on a three-day translunar traverse requires a velocity increase of 3,100 meters per second; capturing into a preferred lunar orbit requires a velocity decrease of 1,100 m/s; and descent to the lunar surface requires a further decrease of 1,900 m/s.
First, a new heavylift booster will launch an empty lunar module and a heavy translunar upperstage engine into Earth orbit.
"Out of Earth's Cradle: The Translunar Travel Narrative in the Western Tradition." (Mihai Spariosu) University of Georgia.
That is, the Daemon, which had been speaking in its "blunt, hollow voice" (blaesae et obtusae vocis 323) steers away from the details of translunar transit (which seem to have bored it) and assumes the pronominal "we" as it goes on to sound, perhaps, like Mercator, Keple r's favorite contemporary geographer.
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