Dawn Journal: 7 Years of Interplanetary Travel

Dawn's Journey 27 Sept 2014

The spacecraft, Dawn, was launched from Cape Canaveral 27 September 2007, and is now on it’s way to the dwarf planet, Ceres, after having been in orbit around the asteroid Vesta for 14 months, sending back dozens of photographs and other valuable data.

Dawn is on schedule to arrive and enter an orbit around the dwarf planet, Ceres, in August, 2015.

For additional information and photos, please visit NASA scientist Marc Rayman’s blog.

Enjoy!

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Retired 29 May 1987. Now do hobbies: blogging, ham radio, gardening, etc.
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