Tag Archives: DSCOVR

2016 Total Solar Eclipse From Space

Image Credit & Copyright: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) & Himiwari-8. http://www.jma-net.go.jp/msc/en/ Here are two remarkable images of the March 9 and only total solar eclipse of 2016 as seen from space and from two different satellites. The top image was … Continue reading

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SPACEX 1ST DEEP SPACE MISSION SENDS DSCOVR TO MONITOR THE SUN

Video Credit & Copyright: Video 1: NASA Video 2: SpaceX Wednesday, February 11, 2015 was a great day for SpaceX as earlier in the day, Dragon returned from the ISS to officially complete a successful CRS5 mission. Later at 23:03 … Continue reading

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SPACEX TO LAUNCH DSCOVR FOR THE AIR FORCE, NOAA & NASA

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 18:10 EST (23:10 UTC) a SpaceX Falcon 9, version 1.1 rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40 or … Continue reading

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