Where's Parker Solar Probe? Track the Spacecraft!

Posted on 09/06/2018 13:23:18
You can now track the position and speed of Parker Solar Probe on the web: http://parkersolarprobe.jhuapl.edu/The-Mission/index.php#Where-Is-PSP

The plots showing the spacecraft’s heliocentric velocity, distances from the Sun and Earth, and round-trip light time to Earth update every hour.

As of 11 a.m. EDT on Sept. 6, Parker Solar Probe is 16.27 million miles from Earth, traveling at 45,860 miles per hour.

Plot of Parker Solar Probe's location

Plot of Parker Solar Probe's location
Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL
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