Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Station Keeping Maneuver #19 Today

SDO will execute Station Keeping Maneuver #19 today at 2222 UTC (6:22 p.m. ET). From 2200 to 2245 UTC (6:00-6:45 p.m. ET) science data may be missing or blurred. Station-keeping maneuvers are designed to keep SDO’s orbit in the right place when the spacecraft travels through the geostationary belt twice each day.