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Saturn Tour Dates: 2013

Saturn Tour Dates: 2013

This page contains the Saturn tour dates for 2013. Information on this page is subject to change.

Dates listed in Spacecraft Event Time (SCET) -- the time the something happens at the spacecraft based on Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

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Date Orbit Activity Description
     
Jan. 4, 2013 178 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 4, 2013 178 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 4, 2013 178 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 4, 2013 178 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 4, 2013 178 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (500,000 km; 310,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Jan. 5, 2013 178 Closest distance (448,000 km; 279,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 178
     
Jan. 7, 2013 178 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,220,000 km; 760,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Jan. 12, 2013 179 Farthest distance (1,700,000 km; 1,100,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 179.
     
Jan. 17, 2013 179 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 17, 2013 179 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 17, 2013 179 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 17, 2013 179 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 18, 2013 179 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (500,000 km; 310,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Jan. 18, 2013 179 Closest distance (449,000 km; 279,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 179
     
Jan. 21, 2013 179 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,220,000 km; 760,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Jan. 25, 2013 180 Farthest distance (1,700,000 km; 1,100,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 180.
     
Jan. 30, 2013 180 Cassini short engine burn number 339 to stay on course
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (500,000 km; 310,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Jan. 31, 2013 180 Closest distance (449,000 km; 279,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 180
     
Feb. 3, 2013 180 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,220,000 km; 760,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Feb. 7, 2013 181 Farthest distance (1,700,000 km; 1,100,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 181.
     
Feb. 12, 2013 181 Cassini short engine burn number 340 to stay on course
     
Feb. 13, 2013 181 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Feb. 13, 2013 181 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
Feb. 13, 2013 181 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Feb. 13, 2013 181 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Feb. 13, 2013 181 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (500,000 km; 310,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Feb. 14, 2013 181 Closest distance (448,000 km; 278,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 181
     
Feb. 16, 2013 181 Close flyby (altitude = 1,978 km; 1,229 mi) of moon Titan
     
Feb. 16, 2013 181 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,220,000 km; 760,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Feb. 19, 2013 182 Farthest distance (1,500,000 km; 1,000,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 182.
     
Feb. 23, 2013 182 Cassini short engine burn number 341 to stay on course
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Distant flyby (altitude = 707,000 km; 440,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (530,000 km; 330,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Feb. 25, 2013 182 Closest distance (485,000 km; 301,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 182
     
Feb. 28, 2013 182 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,220,000 km; 760,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
March 1, 2013 182 Cassini short engine burn number 342 to stay on course
     
March 3, 2013 183 Farthest distance (1,500,000 km; 1,000,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 183.
     
March 6, 2013 183 Cassini short engine burn number 343 to stay on course
     
March 9, 2013 183 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
March 9, 2013 183 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
March 9, 2013 183 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
March 9, 2013 183 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
March 9, 2013 183 Close flyby (altitude = 997 km; 620 mi) of moon Rhea
     
March 9, 2013 183 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (530,000 km; 330,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
March 9, 2013 183 Closest distance (485,000 km; 301,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 183
     
March 11, 2013 183 Cassini short engine burn number 344 to stay on course
     
March 12, 2013 183 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
March 15, 2013 184 Farthest distance (1,500,000 km; 1,000,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 184.
     
March 16, 2013 184 Cassini short engine burn number 345 to stay on course
     
March 21, 2013 184 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
March 21, 2013 184 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
March 21, 2013 184 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
March 21, 2013 184 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
March 21, 2013 184 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (530,000 km; 330,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
March 21, 2013 184 Closest distance (485,000 km; 301,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 184
     
March 24, 2013 184 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
March 27, 2013 185 Farthest distance (1,500,000 km; 1,000,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 185.
     
April 1, 2013 185 Cassini short engine burn number 346 to stay on course
     
April 2, 2013 185 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 2, 2013 185 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 2, 2013 185 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 2, 2013 185 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 2, 2013 185 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (530,000 km; 330,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 2, 2013 185 Closest distance (484,000 km; 301,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 185
     
April 5, 2013 185 Close flyby (altitude = 1,400 km; 870 mi) of moon Titan
     
April 5, 2013 185 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 7, 2013 186 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 800,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 186.
     
April 8, 2013 186 Cassini short engine burn number 347 to stay on course
     
April 11, 2013 186 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 11, 2013 186 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 11, 2013 186 Distant flyby (altitude = 939,000 km; 584,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
April 11, 2013 186 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 11, 2013 186 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 12, 2013 186 Distant flyby (altitude = 115,000 km; 72,000 mi) of moon Polydeuces
     
April 12, 2013 186 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (390,000 km; 240,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 12, 2013 186 Closest distance (377,000 km; 234,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 186
     
April 15, 2013 186 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 17, 2013 187 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 800,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 187.
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Rhea
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
April 21, 2013 187 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (390,000 km; 240,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 21, 2013 187 Closest distance (377,000 km; 234,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 187
     
April 24, 2013 187 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
April 26, 2013 188 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 800,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 188.
     
April 29, 2013 188 Cassini short engine burn number 348 to stay on course
     
May 1, 2013 188 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 1, 2013 188 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 1, 2013 188 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 1, 2013 188 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 1, 2013 188 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (390,000 km; 240,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 1, 2013 188 Distant flyby (altitude = 900,000 km; 559,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
May 1, 2013 188 Closest distance (377,000 km; 234,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 188
     
May 4, 2013 188 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 6, 2013 189 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 800,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 189.
     
May 7, 2013 189 Distant flyby (altitude = 908,000 km; 564,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
May 10, 2013 189 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 10, 2013 189 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 10, 2013 189 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 10, 2013 189 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 10, 2013 189 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (390,000 km; 240,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 10, 2013 189 Closest distance (377,000 km; 234,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 189
     
May 13, 2013 189 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 15, 2013 190 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 800,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 190.
     
May 19, 2013 190 Cassini short engine burn number 349 to stay on course
     
May 20, 2013 190 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 20, 2013 190 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 20, 2013 190 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 20, 2013 190 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 20, 2013 190 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (390,000 km; 240,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 20, 2013 190 Closest distance (376,000 km; 234,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 190
     
May 23, 2013 190 Close flyby (altitude = 970 km; 603 mi) of moon Titan
     
May 23, 2013 190 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
May 26, 2013 191 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 900,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 191.
     
May 26, 2013 191 Cassini short engine burn number 350 to stay on course
     
May 31, 2013 191 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 31, 2013 191 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 31, 2013 191 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
May 31, 2013 191 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
May 31, 2013 191 Distant flyby (altitude = 568,000 km; 353,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
May 31, 2013 191 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (660,000 km; 410,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 1, 2013 191 Closest distance (618,000 km; 384,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 191
     
June 4, 2013 191 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 7, 2013 192 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 900,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 192.
     
June 11, 2013 192 Cassini short engine burn number 351 to stay on course
     
June 11, 2013 192 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
June 11, 2013 192 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
June 12, 2013 192 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
June 12, 2013 192 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (660,000 km; 410,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 13, 2013 192 Closest distance (618,000 km; 384,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 192
     
June 16, 2013 192 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 18, 2013 193 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 900,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 193.
     
June 23, 2013 193 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
June 23, 2013 193 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
June 23, 2013 193 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
June 24, 2013 193 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (660,000 km; 410,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 24, 2013 193 Closest distance (618,000 km; 384,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 193
     
June 28, 2013 193 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
June 30, 2013 194 Farthest distance (1,400,000 km; 900,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 194.
     
July 5, 2013 194 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
July 5, 2013 194 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
July 5, 2013 194 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
July 6, 2013 194 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (660,000 km; 410,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
July 6, 2013 194 Cassini short engine burn number 352 to stay on course
     
July 6, 2013 194 Closest distance (617,000 km; 384,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 194
     
July 10, 2013 194 Close flyby (altitude = 964 km; 599 mi) of moon Titan
     
July 10, 2013 194 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
July 13, 2013 194 Cassini short engine burn number 353 to stay on course
     
July 15, 2013 195 Farthest distance (1,500,000 km; 900,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 195.
     
July 18, 2013 195 Cassini short engine burn number 354 to stay on course
     
July 19, 2013 195 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
July 19, 2013 195 Cassini views the Sun as it passes behind Saturn
     
July 19, 2013 195 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
July 19, 2013 195 Distant flyby (altitude = 889,000 km; 553,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
July 20, 2013 195 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (1,100,000 km; 680,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
July 22, 2013 195 Cassini short engine burn number 355 to stay on course
     
July 23, 2013 195 Closest distance (927,000 km; 576,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 195
     
July 26, 2013 195 Close flyby (altitude = 1,400 km; 870 mi) of moon Titan
     
July 26, 2013 195 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
July 29, 2013 195 Cassini short engine burn number 356 to stay on course
     
Aug. 5, 2013 196 Farthest distance (2,100,000 km; 1,300,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 196.
     
Aug. 6, 2013 196 Cassini short engine burn number 357 to stay on course
     
Aug. 8, 2013 196 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Aug. 10, 2013 196 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (1,810,000 km; 1,130,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Aug. 17, 2013 196 Closest distance (1,115,000 km; 693,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 196
     
Aug. 19, 2013 196 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Aug. 29, 2013 197 Farthest distance (2,100,000 km; 1,300,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 197.
     
Sept. 1, 2013 197 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn
     
Sept. 1, 2013 197 Cassini views the Earth as it passes behind Saturn's Rings
     
Sept. 3, 2013 197 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (1,810,000 km; 1,130,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Sept. 4, 2013 197 Distant flyby (altitude = 531,000 km; 330,000 mi) of moon Titan
     
Sept. 8, 2013 197 Cassini short engine burn number 358 to stay on course
     
Sept. 10, 2013 197 Closest distance (1,114,000 km; 692,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 197
     
Sept. 12, 2013 197 Close flyby (altitude = 1,400 km; 870 mi) of moon Titan
     
Sept. 12, 2013 197 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Sept. 15, 2013 197 Cassini short engine burn number 359 to stay on course
     
Sept. 27, 2013 198 Farthest distance (2,700,000 km; 1,700,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 198.
     
Sept. 29, 2013 198 Cassini short engine burn number 360 to stay on course
     
Sept. 30, 2013 198 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (2,610,000 km; 1,620,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Oct. 10, 2013 198 Cassini short engine burn number 361 to stay on course
     
Oct. 13, 2013 198 Closest distance (1,196,000 km; 743,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 198
     
Oct. 13, 2013 198 Close flyby (altitude = 961 km; 597 mi) of moon Titan
     
Oct. 13, 2013 198 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Oct. 17, 2013 198 Cassini short engine burn number 362 to stay on course
     
Nov. 2, 2013 198 Cassini short engine burn number 363 to stay on course
     
Nov. 5, 2013 198 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (3,860,000 km; 2,400,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Nov. 7, 2013 199 Farthest distance (3,900,000 km; 2,400,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 199.
     
Nov. 27, 2013 199 Cassini short engine burn number 364 to stay on course
     
Nov. 30, 2013 199 Close flyby (altitude = 1,400 km; 870 mi) of moon Titan
     
Nov. 30, 2013 199 Cassini passage through ring plane [North to South] (1,210,000 km; 750,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Dec. 1, 2013 199 Closest distance (1,178,000 km; 732,000 mi) to Saturn on rev number 199
     
Dec. 4, 2013 199 Cassini short engine burn number 365 to stay on course
     
Dec. 13, 2013 199 Cassini passage through ring plane [South to North] (2,540,000 km; 1,580,000 mi wrt Saturn)
     
Dec. 17, 2013 199 Cassini short engine burn number 366 to stay on course
     
Dec. 17, 2013 200 Farthest distance (2,700,000 km; 1,700,000 mi) from Saturn. Start rev number 200.
     
Dec. 29, 2013 200 Cassini short engine burn number 367 to stay on course
     



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