Sun  ID: 4793

Solar Orbiter Orbit Views

This visualization illustrates the trajectory of Solar Orbiter during it's multi-year study of the Sun. The orbit trail is extended to better illustrate the changes to the orbit plane implemented using gravity-assists from Venus.


Visualization Credits

Tom Bridgman (GST): Lead Visualizer
Genna Duberstein (ADNET): Producer
Joy Ng (USRA): Writer
Laurence Schuler (ADNET): Technical Support
Ian Jones (ADNET): Technical Support
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Data Used:
DE 431
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