Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Today's Maneuvers

Today, 23-Apr-2014, SDO will perform two maneuvers. First up is the EVE Field of View, starting at 1315 UTC (9:15 am ET). Second is the HMI/AIA Flatfield, starting at 1630 UTC (12:30 pm ET). During these maneuvers the Sun will dance about in the SDO images. These maneuvers are used to keep the instruments well calibrated.