The Heliophysics Fleet at Lagrange Point 1

  • Released Thursday, September 20th, 2012
  • Updated Sunday, August 20th, 2023 at 10:13PM
  • ID: 3995

NASA and ESA operate a fleet of heliophysics satellites at the 'balance point' between the Earth and the Sun, known as Lagrange Point 1, or L1. SOHO, ACE, and Wind have been operating at this point for over 15 years (see SOHO @ 15, ACE @ 15).


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DE421 (A.K.A. JPL DE421)
Ephemeris NASA/JPL planets
JPL/Horizon Orbital Ephemerides
Ephemeris NASA/JPL L1
SSCweb ephemerides (A.K.A. SSCweb)
Ephemeris NASA/GSFC Space Physics Data Facility SOHO, ACE, Wind

Satellite ephemerides

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