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Important notice about STEREO Behind

STEREO Coordinated Observations Calendar

Archived plans: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Below, please find the current plans for STEREO operations. All dates and times are UTC unless otherwise specified. More detailed plans can be found in the weekly schedules (Ahead, Behind). Other planning resources are also provided. This page is also available as plain text.

Contact information for coordinated observation requests can be found on the Solar JOP guidelines page.

Links to planning and scheduling pages for other missions: SOHO, Hinode, NSO, VLA, EISCAT, Max Millenium, ISTP Planning.

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Scheduled activities for Week 34:

M Aug 22 (235)  
T Aug 23 (236)  
W Aug 24 (237)  
T Aug 25 (238)  Behind:	Perihelion
F Aug 26 (239)  
S Aug 27 (240)  Ahead:	Station 35 pointing test for OSIRIS-REx
S Aug 28 (241)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 35:

M Aug 29 (242)  
T Aug 30 (243)  
W Aug 31 (244)  
T Sep 01 (245)  
F Sep 02 (246)  
S Sep 03 (247)  
S Sep 04 (248)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 36:

M Sep 05 (249)  Labor Day
T Sep 06 (250)  
W Sep 07 (251)  
T Sep 08 (252)  Ahead:	Momentum dump, 19:30 UT
F Sep 09 (253)  
S Sep 10 (254)  
S Sep 11 (255)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 37:

M Sep 12 (256)  
T Sep 13 (257)  
W Sep 14 (258)  
T Sep 15 (259)  
F Sep 16 (260)  
S Sep 17 (261)  
S Sep 18 (262)  

Notes

* The phased antenna passes currently scheduled for Behind on Sep 17-18 are
  expected to be converted to normal recovery tracks.

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Scheduled activities for Week 38:

M Sep 19 (263)  
T Sep 20 (264)  
W Sep 21 (265)  
T Sep 22 (266)  
F Sep 23 (267)  
S Sep 24 (268)  Ahead:	Return-to-service track with DSS-63
S Sep 25 (269)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 39:

M Sep 26 (270)  
T Sep 27 (271)  Ahead:	SECCHI stepped calibration roll, 11:55 UT
W Sep 28 (272)  
T Sep 29 (273)  
F Sep 30 (274)  
S Oct 01 (275)  
S Oct 02 (276)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 40:

M Oct 03 (277)  
T Oct 04 (278)  
W Oct 05 (279)  
T Oct 06 (280)  
F Oct 07 (281)  
S Oct 08 (282)  
S Oct 09 (283)  

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Upcoming events:

Behind events are contingent on recovering the spacecraft.

2016:

* Dec			Behind:	Resume LGA downlink capability on 70 m DSN

2017:

2018:

* Mar 5			Ahead:	Mercury transit

2019:

* Mar			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter
* Apr			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter

2020:

* May			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 360 kbps for 34 meter
* Jun			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 360 kbps for 34 meter
* Jun			Behind: Switch downlink rate to 480 kbps for 34 meter
* Sep			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 480 kbps for 34 meter

2021:

* Jul			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter
* Aug			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter

 

Plans last modified Tuesday, 23-Aug-2016 14:56:28 EDT


Last Revised: Tuesday, 12-Jan-2016 14:14:07 EST
Responsible NASA Official: [email address: Joseph.B.Gurman<at>nasa<dot>gov]
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