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Dimensions[ edit ] With its solar array in the retracted launch position, the Dawn spacecraft is 2. With its solar arrays fully extended, Dawn is An 8-position filter wheel permits panchromatic clear filter and spectrally selective imaging 7 narrow band filters.
In addition, the framing camera will acquire images for optical navigation while in the vicinities of Vesta and Ceres. The mapping spectrometer incorporates two channels, both fed by a single grating. A CCD yields frames from 0.
This instrument includes 21 sensors with a very wide field of view. Range tracking problems then delayed the launch to July 9, and then July Launch planning was then suspended in order to avoid conflicts with the Phoenix mission to Mars, which was successfully launched on August 4. Dawn launching on a Delta II rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 17 on September 27, The launch of Dawn was rescheduled for September 26,   then September 27, due to bad weather delaying fueling of the second stage, the same problem that delayed the July 7 launch attempt.
The launch window extended from After commanding the ship to leave the area, the launch was required to wait for the end of a collision avoidance window with the International Space Station.
Transit Earth to Vesta [ edit ] After initial testing, during which the ion thrusters accumulated more than 11 days 14 hours of thrust, Dawn began long-term cruise propulsion on December 17, It expended less than 72 kilograms of xenon propellant for a total change in velocity of 1.
On November 20,Dawn performed its first trajectory correction maneuver TCM1firing its number 1 thruster for 2 hours, 11 minutes. The spacecraft was reported to be back in full operation two days later, with no impact on the subsequent mission identified.
The root cause of the event was reported to be a software programming error. The actual Vesta chronology and estimated[ needs update ] Ceres chronology are as follows: Mars gravity assist July 16, Vesta arrival and capture August 11—31, Vesta survey orbit September 29, — November 2, Vesta first high altitude orbit December 12, — May 1, Vesta low altitude orbit June 15, — July 25, Vesta second high altitude orbit September 5, Vesta departure March 6, Ceres arrival June 30, End of primary Ceres operations July 1, In other words, the remarkable ancient star map shows that the Sumerians made an observation of an Aten asteroid over a kilometer in diameter that impacted Köfels in Austria in the early morning of 29th June BC.
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