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Rev 153 - Sep 3-22, 2011 - Titan T78, Also Pallene, Tethys, Enceladus, and Hyperion
Floyd
post Sep 2 2011, 03:14 PM
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From Looking Ahead: Rev153: Sep 3 - Sep 22 '11

A lot going on this revolution:

Sixty-one ISS observations are planned for Rev153, the majority designed to monitor cloud systems in Saturn's atmosphere. The spacecraft also will encounter a number of Saturn's moons, including Titan, Pallene, Tethys, Enceladus, and Hyperion, for which ISS will acquiring imaging.

ISS will image the L5 Lagrange point (60 degrees behind satellite) regions of the moons Iapetus, Rhea and Dione to see if they have Trojan’s like Dione/Polydeuces and Tethys/Calypso.

Titan encounter Sept 12. CIRS, VIMS, UVIS, INMS, CAPS, ISS
Imaging Enceladus polar plume from night side at 42,224 km and two mosaics of sub-Saturn hemisphere. Sept 13
Imaging Tethys from 300,00 km Sept 13
Image Pallene from 25,960 km (38x26 pixels at that distance as only 3.6 x 2.5 miles) Sept 13
Image Hyperion from 58,015 km—a little further than last month. Sept 16.
Color image of Tethys passing in front of Titan's south polar hazes. Sep 16.
Mutual events Enceladus in front of Titan with Rings and Pandora in background Sept 17.


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post Sep 7 2011, 11:51 AM
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Here's what astrometry.net makes of it (I won't quote details so as not to spoil it for puzzle fans wink.gif )
(NB the service is advertised as experimental, so this link may rot.)
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post Sep 7 2011, 01:46 PM
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QUOTE (JTN @ Sep 7 2011, 06:51 AM) *
Here's what astrometry.net makes of it (I won't quote details so as not to spoil it for puzzle fans wink.gif )
(NB the service is advertised as experimental, so this link may rot.)


Ah! Thanks for that! I submitted it and a cropped version to the astronomy.net flickr bot but didn't get a response.


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- Floyd   Rev 153 - Sep 3-22, 2011 - Titan T78   Sep 2 2011, 03:14 PM
- - Juramike   Saw these images come down of a starfield as taken...   Sep 7 2011, 02:42 AM
- - Toma B   My God, it's full of stars!   Sep 7 2011, 07:58 AM
- - Decepticon   Very funny!   Sep 7 2011, 08:46 AM
- - JTN   Here's what astrometry.net makes of it (I won...   Sep 7 2011, 11:51 AM
|- - Juramike   QUOTE (JTN @ Sep 7 2011, 06:51 AM) Here...   Sep 7 2011, 01:46 PM
- - Floyd   From Looking Ahead Rev 153: ISS begins its observa...   Sep 7 2011, 12:27 PM
- - Juramike   Paaliaq the Pixel! Four frame animation crate...   Sep 10 2011, 01:59 PM
- - titanicrivers   Nice montage Mike and impressive ID by Astrometry....   Sep 11 2011, 05:08 AM
|- - ugordan   Titan on September 9, CB3/GRN/UV3 plus some ...   Sep 11 2011, 12:34 PM
|- - ugordan   Some lovely shots of Titan's south pole are av...   Sep 13 2011, 04:25 PM
|- - Stu   Absolutely beautiful...   Sep 13 2011, 07:27 PM
- - remcook   Wow, that detached haze layer is doing some funky ...   Sep 13 2011, 09:43 PM
|- - ugordan   Here's the WAC companion to that NAC shot, sou...   Sep 13 2011, 10:09 PM
- - ngunn   I think there could be diurnal changes in the uppe...   Sep 13 2011, 10:09 PM
- - Bjorn Jonsson   Seems partially due to Titan's own shadow but ...   Sep 14 2011, 12:43 AM
- - remcook   Of course there's some shadows/darkness behind...   Sep 14 2011, 07:12 AM
|- - ugordan   I was thinking the increase in brightness could co...   Sep 14 2011, 07:39 AM
|- - Bjorn Jonsson   QUOTE (ugordan @ Sep 14 2011, 07:39 AM) A...   Sep 14 2011, 08:15 PM
|- - ngunn   QUOTE (ugordan @ Sep 14 2011, 08:39 AM) I...   Sep 15 2011, 07:36 PM
|- - ugordan   QUOTE (ngunn @ Sep 15 2011, 09:36 PM) Gor...   Sep 15 2011, 09:07 PM
- - remcook   As far as I can tell from stretching etc. it's...   Sep 14 2011, 08:10 AM
- - Juramike   There actually IS more material at the inner bound...   Sep 14 2011, 02:13 PM
- - remcook   Very cool paper. It's amazing how much Cassin...   Sep 14 2011, 07:05 PM
- - Ian R   This shot of Tethys has it all: a giant crater, a ...   Sep 16 2011, 11:39 PM
|- - Gladstoner   .   Sep 17 2011, 08:42 PM
- - PDP8E   Fabulous image Ian! It is so tempting to say t...   Sep 17 2011, 02:02 AM
- - Juramike   Another version of Tethys RGB[IR1,GRN,UV3]:   Sep 17 2011, 03:29 AM
- - Juramike   5-frame mosaic of images taken along Enceladus...   Sep 17 2011, 03:34 PM
|- - scalbers   QUOTE (Juramike @ Sep 17 2011, 04:34 PM) ...   Sep 18 2011, 07:53 PM
- - Floyd   Thanks Mike. I was hoping someone would do someth...   Sep 17 2011, 04:11 PM
- - elakdawalla   Go read Paul "DrShank" Schenk's blog...   Sep 17 2011, 09:17 PM
|- - Gladstoner   .   Sep 18 2011, 10:57 AM
- - Adam Hurcewicz   My colour version of Hyperion (~93 000 km from Cas...   Sep 19 2011, 11:51 AM
- - Phil Stooke   Very nice! Phil   Sep 19 2011, 08:32 PM
- - Gladstoner   .   Sep 19 2011, 10:12 PM
- - ngunn   It's hard to pick a favourite from this sequen...   Sep 20 2011, 07:50 PM
- - Astro0   After downloading that lastest sequence of mutual ...   Sep 20 2011, 11:10 PM
- - elakdawalla   Pretty awesome, isn't it? I badly want to col...   Sep 21 2011, 03:47 AM
|- - ugordan   QUOTE (elakdawalla @ Sep 21 2011, 05:47 A...   Sep 21 2011, 07:58 AM
- - Adam Hurcewicz   Yesterday I upload to youtube animation of occult ...   Sep 21 2011, 07:11 AM
- - elakdawalla   I didn't notice that one! And it doesn...   Sep 21 2011, 02:37 PM
|- - pat   Sorry, its a 6th magnitude star, TYC 333-1215-1/HD...   Sep 21 2011, 06:56 PM
- - elakdawalla   Thanks, pat!   Sep 21 2011, 07:00 PM
- - Ian R   A random interjection: here's a nice little sh...   Sep 24 2011, 12:28 PM
- - kyokugaisha   Here's my rough attempt at a RGB composite of ...   Sep 24 2011, 03:07 PM
- - Ian R   *APPLAUDS*   Sep 24 2011, 04:29 PM
- - elakdawalla   THAT's the one I was waiting to see, thanks   Sep 24 2011, 04:58 PM
- - ngunn   Excellent!   Sep 24 2011, 07:41 PM
- - Juramike   Methanovision RGB[MT3,MT2,CB2] composite from Sept...   Sep 25 2011, 08:56 PM
- - jasedm   Pallene raw image from 13th September, cleaned up ...   Sep 28 2011, 06:00 PM
- - Phil Stooke   My version. This will be really nice when we get ...   Sep 29 2011, 07:50 PM
- - jasedm   Nice. I'm sure I can see a crater on the satur...   Sep 30 2011, 12:50 PM


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