Missions to Epimetheus

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Only includes unmanned missions where a full timeline is availabe on this website.

Time (UTC/GMT+0)MissionEvent
1979-09-01  14:50:55Pioneer 11Epimetheus closest approach (6,676km)
1981-08-26  04:05:56Voyager 2Epimetheus (1980 S3) 147,010km
2005-02-16Cassini(3) Distant Epimetheus flyby (73,000 km)
2005-03-29Cassini(5) Distant Epimetheus flyby (62,000 km)
2005-04-14Cassini(6) Distant Epimetheus flyby (46,000 km)
2005-05-02Cassini(7) Distant Epimetheus flyby (119,000 km)
2005-07-14Cassini(11) Distant Epimetheus flyby (77,000 km)
2007-05-26Cassini(45) Distant Epimetheus flyby (58,000 km)
2007-06-11Cassini(46) Distant Epimetheus flyby (80,000 km)
2007-06-27Cassini(47) Distant Epimetheus flyby (90,000 km)
2007-11-17Cassini(52) Distant Epimetheus flyby (99,000 km)
2007-12-03Cassini(53) Distant Epimetheus flyby (9,000 km)
2008-01-27Cassini(57) Distant Epimetheus flyby (90,000 km)
2008-02-08Cassini(58) Distant Epimetheus flyby (116,000 km)
2008-03-23Cassini(62) Distant Epimetheus flyby (84,000 km)
2008-04-20Cassini(65) Distant Epimetheus flyby (119,000 km)
2008-05-17Cassini(68) Distant Epimetheus flyby (99,000 km)
2008-06-15Cassini(72) Distant Epimetheus flyby (54,000 km)
2008-10-17  04:22:25CassiniEPIMETHEUS non-targetted flyby: Outbound 118902.8 km flyby. v = 20.3 km/s. phase = 136 deg
2008-10-31  18:35:12CassiniEPIMETHEUS non-targetted flyby: Outbound 118943.8 km flyby. v = 20.3 km/s. phase = 136 deg
2009-11-02  05:26:55CassiniEPIMETHEUS non-targetted flyby: Outbound 105166.6 km flyby. v = 8.0 km/s. phase = 6 deg
2010-02-13  16:16:21CassiniEPIMETHEUS non-targetted flyby: Inbound 93127.0 km flyby. v = 12.4 km/s. phase = 30 deg
2010-04-07  12:45:50CassiniEPIMETHEUS non-targetted flyby: Inbound 61716.4 km flyby. v = 2.4 km/s. phase = 89 deg
2010-08-13  23:22:17CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 101363.4 km flyby, v = 3.8 km/s, phase = 149 deg. [136EP]
2010-09-03  03:05:32CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 102922.3 km flyby, v = 4.0 km/s, phase = 18 deg. [137EP]
2011-01-31  02:15:17CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 68253.9 km flyby, v = 2.6 km/s, phase = 117 deg. [144EP]
2011-10-01  17:32:19CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 67335.4 km flyby, v = 4.1 km/s, phase = 82 deg. [154EP]
2011-11-24  04:17:43CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 123237.3 km flyby, v = 8.0 km/s, phase = 61 deg. [157EP]
2012-03-10  03:21:41CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 104590.5 km flyby, v = 7.1 km/s, phase = 52 deg. [162EP]
2015-12-06  20:41:47CassiniTargetted EPIMETHEUS flyby (E1): Outbound 3125.6 km flyby, v = 5.5 km/s, phase = 65 deg. [227EP]
2016-02-15  00:28:51CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 112072.0 km flyby, v = 4.8 km/s, phase = 31 deg. [232EP]
2016-11-27  06:32:30CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 86437.7 km flyby, v = 16.7 km/s, phase = 10 deg. [250EP]
2017-01-09  09:07:56CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 72425.4 km flyby, v = 20.6 km/s, phase = 55 deg. [256EP]
2017-01-30  21:07:55CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 7749.1 km flyby, v = 20.1 km/s, phase = 75 deg. [259EP]
2017-02-21  10:06:14CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 12982.6 km flyby, v = 20.1 km/s, phase = 74 deg. [262EP]
2017-03-14  22:20:05CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 35084.9 km flyby, v = 20.9 km/s, phase = 114 deg. [265EP]
2017-04-05  10:15:09CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 107130.8 km flyby, v = 23.6 km/s, phase = 103 deg. [268EP]
2017-04-26  09:50:13CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 104011.4 km flyby, v = 29.5 km/s, phase = 110 deg. [271EP]
2017-05-15  18:25:34CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 87238.6 km flyby, v = 29.8 km/s, phase = 149 deg. [274EP]
2017-06-04  04:11:02CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 98436.3 km flyby, v = 29.3 km/s, phase = 124 deg. [277EP]
2017-06-23  14:09:03CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 112975.2 km flyby, v = 29.1 km/s, phase = 102 deg. [280EP]
2017-07-13  00:35:55CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 118525.0 km flyby, v = 29.0 km/s, phase = 92 deg. [283EP]
2017-08-07  22:34:08CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Outbound 115764.0 km flyby, v = 28.9 km/s, phase = 116 deg. [287EP]
2017-08-27  07:53:58CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 96278.6 km flyby, v = 30.1 km/s, phase = 147 deg. [290EP]
2017-09-15  16:43:16CassiniNon-argetted EPIMETHEUS flyby: Inbound 93961.1 km flyby, v = 30.6 km/s, phase = 126 deg. [293EP]

Indexed Targets (by location)
Planets and Moons
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
.. Moon
.. L2
Mars
.. Deimos
.. Phobos
Jupiter
.. Amalthea
.. Callisto
.. Europa
.. Ganymede
.. Himalia
.. Io
Asteroid Chiron
Asteroid Pholus
Uranus
Neptune
.. Triton
Pluto
.. Charon
Planets and Moons
Saturn
.. Atlas
.. Calypso
.. Daphnis
.. Dione
.. Enceladus
.. Epimetheus
.. Helene
.. Hyperion
.. Iapetus
.. Janus
.. Methone
.. Mimas
.. Pallene
.. Pan
.. Pandora
.. Phoebe
.. Polydeuces
.. Prometheus
.. Rhea
.. Telesto
.. Tethys
.. Titan
Minor Planets
Ceres
Asteroids
APL (2002JF56)
Eros
Gaspra
Ida
Itokawa
Lutetia
Masursky
Mathilde
Steins
Vesta
Geographos
Comets
d'Arrest
Enke
Churyumov-Gerasimenko
Giacobini-Zinner
Grigg-Skjellerup
Halley
Hartley 2
Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova
Schwassmann-Wachmann-3
Tempel 1
Wild 2
Borrelly