Aug 26, 2019

This week, OSIRIS-REx continued operations in support of particle monitoring for Orbital C phase. The spacecraft remains in its frozen orbit around asteroid Bennu at an altitude of 1.7 km. Since entering Orbital C on August 8, the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has completed approximately 4.5 revolutions, with an orbit period of about 61 hours.

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