Ulysses Full Mission Timeline

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Spacecraft Event Time. UTC/GMT Times.



Time (UTC/GMT+0)Event
1990-10-06Launch
1991-02-08Jupiter Fly-By (428,952 km)
1994-07-16Observation of comet S/L-9 Jupiter Impact.
1994-09-13Maximum South Solar Latitude
1995-03-13Ecliptic Crossing
1995-07-31Maximum North Solar Latitude
1998-05-09Ecliptic Crossing
2000-11-27Maximum South Solar Latitude
2001-05-25Ecliptic Crossing
2001-10-13Maximum North Solar Latitude
2004-02-04Jupiter Distant Encounter (0.80 AU??)
2004-07-14Ecliptic Crossing
2007-02-07Maximum South Solar Latitude
2007-08-19Ecliptic crossing
2009-06-30End of mission. Ailing probe switched off.