Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Juno Spacecraft to Buzz Earth on Oct. 9th
Source - Space Weather News for Oct. 8, 2013: http://spaceweather.com
JUNO TO BUZZ EARTH: En route to Jupiter, NASA's Juno spacecraft will make a very close flyby of Earth on October 9th, only 347 miles above our planet's surface. Juno's radio will be turned on, and radio amateurs on Earth will be able to communicate with the spacecraft via Morse Code.
Ground tracks and further instructions may be found on today's edition of http://spaceweather.com