Where is the Spacecraft?

January 23rd, 2019 - 13:34 UTC


One-Way Light Time

5.25

Minutes

Total Distance Traveled

2,184,953,785 Km

Detailed Survey Begins

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Distance from Earth

94,426,440 Km

Speed Relative to Earth

22.804630 Km/Sec

Distance from Bennu

2 Km

Speed Relative to Bennu

0.000056 Km/Sec

Distance from Sun

0.9030 AU

Speed Relative to Sun

34.306629 Km/Sec


CURRENT STATUS:

In orbit around Bennu at a range of about one mile (1.75 km) from the asteroid’s surface.

Announced the detection of water on Bennu, and released updated shape model of the asteroid and new high-resolution imagery on Dec. 10, 2018 during a press conference at the American Geophysical Union meeting.

 

UP NEXT:

Detailed Survey Phase begins on Feb. 28, 2019



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