Author Topic: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015  (Read 138205 times)

Offline tea monster

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 329
  • Across the Universe
  • Liked: 143
  • Likes Given: 47
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #40 on: 07/14/2015 10:45 AM »
I can see the stars moving on the background in relation to the spacecraft!

Offline Hog

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 1232
  • Woodstock
  • Liked: 314
  • Likes Given: 902
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #41 on: 07/14/2015 10:48 AM »
1 hour until closest approach!
Paul

Offline tea monster

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 329
  • Across the Universe
  • Liked: 143
  • Likes Given: 47
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #42 on: 07/14/2015 10:49 AM »
In the sim, it states that Pluto is the target. On the instrument view, none of the instruments have the planet in view.

Offline Duds

  • Full Member
  • *
  • Posts: 120
  • Liked: 17
  • Likes Given: 42
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #43 on: 07/14/2015 10:50 AM »
T-1 hour until closest approach

Offline saturnapollo

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 480
  • Edinburgh, UK
    • Space Models Photography
  • Liked: 43
  • Likes Given: 1
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #44 on: 07/14/2015 10:50 AM »
-1 hour and counting

Offline saturnapollo

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 480
  • Edinburgh, UK
    • Space Models Photography
  • Liked: 43
  • Likes Given: 1
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #45 on: 07/14/2015 10:53 AM »
TARGET: PLUTO

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #46 on: 07/14/2015 10:54 AM »
NASA TV Coverage shortly!

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #47 on: 07/14/2015 10:55 AM »
Although right now it's just Charlie Bolden chuckling to himself about something and then told he's got a live mic. Whoops.

Online DwightM

  • Veteran
  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 1713
  • Valdez, AK
  • Liked: 297
  • Likes Given: 164
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #48 on: 07/14/2015 11:01 AM »
50 minutes

Offline Star One

  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 9311
  • UK
  • Liked: 1645
  • Likes Given: 183
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #49 on: 07/14/2015 11:04 AM »
Here we go now, below 50,000KM to go.
« Last Edit: 07/14/2015 11:05 AM by Star One »

Offline saturnapollo

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 480
  • Edinburgh, UK
    • Space Models Photography
  • Liked: 43
  • Likes Given: 1
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #50 on: 07/14/2015 11:05 AM »
T-45 minutes and counting

Offline Bargemanos

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 330
  • The Netherlands
  • Liked: 103
  • Likes Given: 674
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #51 on: 07/14/2015 11:07 AM »
No DSN connection for now.

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #52 on: 07/14/2015 11:09 AM »
NASA TV are really making a mess of this. More open mic nonsense.

Online DwightM

  • Veteran
  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 1713
  • Valdez, AK
  • Liked: 297
  • Likes Given: 164
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #53 on: 07/14/2015 11:10 AM »
40 minutes

Offline saturnapollo

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 480
  • Edinburgh, UK
    • Space Models Photography
  • Liked: 43
  • Likes Given: 1
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #54 on: 07/14/2015 11:10 AM »
T-40 minutes

Offline Bargemanos

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 330
  • The Netherlands
  • Liked: 103
  • Likes Given: 674
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #55 on: 07/14/2015 11:13 AM »
NASA TV are really making a mess of this. More open mic nonsense.

This sounds like practise to me..

Online DwightM

  • Veteran
  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 1713
  • Valdez, AK
  • Liked: 297
  • Likes Given: 164
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #56 on: 07/14/2015 11:15 AM »
Gimballing to target Nix.

Offline Bargemanos

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 330
  • The Netherlands
  • Liked: 103
  • Likes Given: 674
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #57 on: 07/14/2015 11:15 AM »
Nix

Offline saturnapollo

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 480
  • Edinburgh, UK
    • Space Models Photography
  • Liked: 43
  • Likes Given: 1
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #58 on: 07/14/2015 11:15 AM »
Targeting Nix

Online ugordan

  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 7504
    • My mainly Cassini image gallery
  • Liked: 1725
  • Likes Given: 376
Re: LIVE: New Horizons Pluto FlyBy - July 14, 2015
« Reply #59 on: 07/14/2015 11:17 AM »
https://instagram.com/p/5HTXKMoaFL/

"SNEAK PEAK of gorgeous Pluto!"


Tags: