Where is the Spacecraft?

January 27th, 2020 - 09:47 UTC


One-Way Light Time

14.47

Minutes

Total Distance Traveled

3,033,504,835 Km

Window Opens for Sample Collection

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Distance from Earth

260,373,272 Km

Speed Relative to Earth

51.573 Km/Sec

Distance from Bennu

1.645 Km

Speed Relative to Bennu

0.000073 Km/Sec

Distance from Sun

0.994 AU

Speed Relative to Sun

31.582 Km/Sec


CURRENT STATUS:

The spacecraft entered Reconnaissance B phase on January 6, 2020. During this phase, the spacecraft will perform two flyovers – one of the primary sample collection site (Nightingale) and another of the backup site (Osprey) – at a medium altitude (approximately 0.3 miles/500 m).

UP NEXT:

Reconnaissance C phase begins on February 17, 2020.



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