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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #120 on: 07/14/2015 11:52 AM »
a really quick scan of Pluto
Best quote heard during an inspection, "I was unaware that I was the only one who was aware."

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #121 on: 07/14/2015 11:52 AM »
New Horizons' position as of 7:37 AM, EDT. Sorry for the slow response

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #122 on: 07/14/2015 11:52 AM »

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #123 on: 07/14/2015 11:53 AM »
Looks to be targeting the other small satellites now.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #124 on: 07/14/2015 11:54 AM »
Rex (indeed)
« Last Edit: 07/14/2015 11:55 AM by Bargemanos »

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #125 on: 07/14/2015 11:54 AM »

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #126 on: 07/14/2015 11:55 AM »
Rex is at work.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #127 on: 07/14/2015 11:55 AM »
+ 5 minutes

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #128 on: 07/14/2015 11:56 AM »

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #129 on: 07/14/2015 11:59 AM »
+8 minutes. Hope they get an image of crescent Pluto but it doesn't look like it is pointing at that.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #130 on: 07/14/2015 12:02 PM »
+8 minutes. Hope they get an image of crescent Pluto but it doesn't look like it is pointing at that.
That's happening now. Starting another long slow pan of the image cameras across Pluto.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #131 on: 07/14/2015 12:03 PM »
10,000 miles away.  Seems like only an hour ago that it was 10,000 miles to.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #132 on: 07/14/2015 12:03 PM »
« Last Edit: 07/14/2015 12:06 PM by Bargemanos »

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #133 on: 07/14/2015 12:05 PM »
Set it up to look back home.....

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #134 on: 07/14/2015 12:06 PM »
Plus 15 min, scanning the edge.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #136 on: 07/14/2015 12:08 PM »
Think this is new

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-33524589

http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=38016.msg1404146#msg1404146

And that's still not the full resolution version of that image, just appears ot be the Instagram image magnified. The full res is supposed to be released shortly and it will be discussed in the press conference.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #137 on: 07/14/2015 12:09 PM »
Earth in the lower right.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #138 on: 07/14/2015 12:12 PM »
Hydra sure has a strange orbit.

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Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #139 on: 07/14/2015 12:14 PM »
Pluto receding. Now we just have to wait 4 hours to see some results!!!

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