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STEREO Coordinated Observations Calendar

Archived plans: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

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.

This page gives information about possible STEREO support for Parker Solar Probe.

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

Information about reduced science operations during the solar conjunction period between August 2014 and November 2015 can be found here.

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Scheduled activities for Week 07:

M Feb 11 (042)  Ahead: SECCHI stepped calibration roll, 10:15 UT
T Feb 12 (043)  
W Feb 13 (044)  
T Feb 14 (045)  
F Feb 15 (046)  
S Feb 16 (047)  
S Feb 17 (048)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 08:

M Feb 18 (049)  
T Feb 19 (050)  
W Feb 20 (051)  
T Feb 21 (052)  
F Feb 22 (053)  
S Feb 23 (054)  
S Feb 24 (055)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 09:

M Feb 25 (056)  
T Feb 26 (057)  
W Feb 27 (058)  
T Feb 28 (059)  
F Mar 01 (060)  
S Mar 02 (061)  
S Mar 03 (062)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 10:

M Mar 04 (063)  Ahead: Momentum dump, 19:30 UT
T Mar 05 (064)  
W Mar 06 (065)  
T Mar 07 (066)  
F Mar 08 (067)  
S Mar 09 (068)  
S Mar 10 (069)  Daylight Savings Time begins

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Scheduled activities for Week 11:

M Mar 11 (070)  
T Mar 12 (071)  
W Mar 13 (072)  
T Mar 14 (073)  
F Mar 15 (074)  
S Mar 16 (075)  
S Mar 17 (076)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 12:

M Mar 18 (077)  
T Mar 19 (078)  
W Mar 20 (079)  
T Mar 21 (080)  
F Mar 22 (081)  
S Mar 23 (082)  
S Mar 24 (083)  

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Upcoming events:

Behind events are contingent on recovering the spacecraft.

2019:

* Mar			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter
* Mar 31-Apr 10		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Apr			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter
* Aug 28-Sep 7		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Nov 4			Ahead:	Close approach of Parker Solar Probe
* Dec 26		Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby

2020:

* Jan 24-Feb 4		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* 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
* Jun 2-13		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Jul 11		Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby, in HI2-A field-of-view
* Sep			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 480 kbps for 34 meter
* Sep 22-Oct 2		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2021:

* Jan 13-23		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Feb 20		Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby
* Apr 25-May 4		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Jul			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter
* Aug			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter
* Aug 5-15		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Oct 16		Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby
* Nov 17-26		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2022:

* Feb 21-Mar 2		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* May 28-Jun 7		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Sep 2-11		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Dec 7-16		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2023:

* Mar 13-23		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* May 5			Behind:	Mercury transit
* Jun 17-27		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Jul 17		Behind:	Closest approach to Earth
* Aug 13		Ahead:	Closest approach to Earth
* Aug 21		Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby
* Sep 23-Oct 3		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Dec 25-Jan 3		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2024:

* Mar 26-Apr 4		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Jun 26-Jul 5		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Sep 26-Oct 5		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Nov 6			Parker Solar Probe Venus flyby, in HI2-A field-of-view
* Dec 20-29		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2025:

* Mar 19-27		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass
* Apr 7			Ahead:	Mercury transit
* Jun 15-24		Parker Solar Probe perihelion pass

2026:

2027:

* Feb 1			Behind: Mercury transit

2028:

2029:

* Jun 30		Ahead:	Mercury transit

 

Plans last modified Tuesday, 12-Feb-2019 19:16:46 GMT


Last Revised: Tuesday, 15-Jan-2019 22:43:24 GMT
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