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STEREO Coordinated Observations Calendar

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

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.

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 21:

M May 21 (141)  
T May 22 (142)  
W May 23 (143)  
T May 24 (144)  Ahead:	Aphelion
F May 25 (145)  
S May 26 (146)  
S May 27 (147)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 22:

M May 28 (148)  Memorial Day
T May 29 (149)  
W May 30 (150)  
T May 31 (151)  
F Jun 01 (152)  
S Jun 02 (153)  
S Jun 03 (154)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 23:

M Jun 04 (155)  
T Jun 05 (156)  
W Jun 06 (157)  
T Jun 07 (158)  
F Jun 08 (159)  
S Jun 09 (160)  
S Jun 10 (161)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 24:

M Jun 11 (162)  
T Jun 12 (163)  Behind:	Recovery track, DSN 14 (search, battery)
W Jun 13 (164)  
T Jun 14 (165)  Behind:	Recovery track, DSN 14 (search, carrier)
F Jun 15 (166)  Behind:	Recovery track, DSN 14 (search, carrier)
S Jun 16 (167)  
S Jun 17 (168)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 25:

M Jun 18 (169)  
T Jun 19 (170)  
W Jun 20 (171)  
T Jun 21 (172)  Ahead:	Momentum dump, 20:00 UT
F Jun 22 (173)  
S Jun 23 (174)  
S Jun 24 (175)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 26:

M Jun 25 (176)  
T Jun 26 (177)  
W Jun 27 (178)  
T Jun 28 (179)  
F Jun 29 (180)  
S Jun 30 (181)  
S Jul 01 (182)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 27:

M Jul 02 (183)  
T Jul 03 (184)  
W Jul 04 (185)  Independence Day
T Jul 05 (186)  
F Jul 06 (187)  
S Jul 07 (188)  
S Jul 08 (189)  

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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
* 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

2022:

2023:

* May 5			Behind:	Mercury transit
* Jul 17		Behind:	Closest approach to Earth
* Aug 13		Ahead:	Closest approach to Earth

2024:

2025:

* Apr 7			Ahead:	Mercury transit

2026:

2027:

* Feb 1			Behind: Mercury transit

2028:

2029:

* Jun 30		Ahead:	Mercury transit

 

Plans last modified Tuesday, 22-May-2018 19:24:02 GMT


Last Revised: Tuesday, 16-Jan-2018 19:34:12 GMT
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