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New Horizons scientists successfully observe second target during stellar occultation

14 Sep 2018, 07:00 UTC
New Horizons scientists successfully observe second target during stellar occultation NASA

New Horizons‘ scientists successfully observed Ultima Thule, the spacecraft’s second target, from Senegal on Aug. 4, 2018, when the Kuiper Belt Object (KBO) passed in front of an occulted star.
Read more at http://www.spaceflightinsider.com/missions/solar-system/new-horizons-scientists-successfully-observe-second-target-during-stellar-occultation/#BXdsg05ISvRKVbmp.99

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