Missions to Janus

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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  16:51:11Pioneer 11Janus closest approach (228,988km)
1981-08-26  03:50:04Voyager 2Janus (1980 S1) 222,760km
2004-07-01  01:51Cassini(0) Distant Janus flyby (67,785 km)
2008-01-03Cassini(55) Distant Janus flyby (118,000 km)
2008-02-20Cassini(59) Distant Janus flyby (110,000 km)
2008-04-01Cassini(63) Distant Janus flyby (117,000 km)
2008-05-09Cassini(67) Distant Janus flyby (121,000 km)
2008-05-25Cassini(69) Distant Janus flyby (64,000 km)
2008-06-01Cassini(70) Distant Janus flyby (23,000 km)
2008-06-30Cassini(74) Distant Janus flyby (69,000 km)
2008-10-09  18:55:46CassiniJANUS non-targetted flyby: Inbound 89531.3 km flyby. v = 19.4 km/s. phase = 151 deg
2008-10-24  09:13:37CassiniJANUS non-targetted flyby: Inbound 108155.4 km flyby. v = 19.5 km/s. phase = 132 deg
2009-07-26  17:06:11CassiniJANUS non-targetted flyby: Outbound 94009.1 km flyby. v = 9.9 km/s. phase = 59 deg
2010-02-13  16:22:13CassiniJANUS non-targetted flyby: Inbound 114980.6 km flyby. v = 14.4 km/s. phase = 29 deg
2010-04-07  13:43:48CassiniJANUS non-targetted flyby: Outbound 74605.9 km flyby. v = 2.8 km/s. phase = 40 deg
2010-08-14  02:01:01CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 79896.3 km flyby, v = 3.4 km/s, phase = 34 deg. [136JA]
2010-11-30  11:11:06CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 94006.4 km flyby, v = 2.5 km/s, phase = 30 deg. [141JA]
2011-09-13  23:09:27CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 45718.1 km flyby, v = 3.5 km/s, phase = 109 deg. [153JA]
2012-01-04  12:31:25CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 114634.0 km flyby, v = 0.3 km/s, phase = 124 deg. [159JA]
2012-03-27  21:31:17CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 43261.4 km flyby, v = 3.2 km/s, phase = 113 deg. [163JA]
2015-06-16  13:38:55CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 102950.4 km flyby, v = 0.7 km/s, phase = 73 deg. [217JA]
2016-12-18  22:09:37CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 108952.3 km flyby, v = 23.4 km/s, phase = 109 deg. [253JA]
2017-01-16  12:44:22CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 118766.7 km flyby, v = 22.0 km/s, phase = 49 deg. [257JA]
2017-02-07  01:04:08CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 92863.9 km flyby, v = 21.0 km/s, phase = 53 deg. [260JA]
2017-02-28  13:50:08CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 95080.6 km flyby, v = 21.2 km/s, phase = 55 deg. [263JA]
2017-03-22  01:49:58CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 47294.4 km flyby, v = 20.2 km/s, phase = 64 deg. [266JA]
2017-04-12  13:45:23CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 5123.9 km flyby, v = 20.2 km/s, phase = 141 deg. [269JA]
2017-04-26  09:31:51CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 99502.7 km flyby, v = 29.6 km/s, phase = 129 deg. [271JA]
2017-05-22  05:29:19CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 105221.5 km flyby, v = 29.5 km/s, phase = 114 deg. [275JA]
2017-06-10  15:55:40CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 102063.0 km flyby, v = 29.4 km/s, phase = 120 deg. [278JA]
2017-06-30  01:58:35CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Outbound 93634.5 km flyby, v = 29.5 km/s, phase = 135 deg. [281JA]
2017-07-19  12:16:48CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 91423.0 km flyby, v = 29.8 km/s, phase = 145 deg. [284JA]
2017-08-07  22:20:05CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 88378.6 km flyby, v = 29.8 km/s, phase = 152 deg. [287JA]
2017-08-27  07:44:19CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 92690.6 km flyby, v = 30.0 km/s, phase = 132 deg. [290JA]
2017-09-15  16:33:07CassiniNon-argetted JANUS flyby: Inbound 115800.7 km flyby, v = 29.5 km/s, phase = 86 deg. [293JA]

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