Missions to Methone

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Time (UTC/GMT+0)MissionEvent
2004-07-01Cassini(0) Distant Methone flyby (51,000 km)
2005-01-15Cassini(c) Distant Methone flyby (113,000 km)
2005-03-29Cassini(5) Distant Methone flyby (53,000 km)
2005-04-14Cassini(6) Distant Methone flyby (50,000 km)
2005-07-14Cassini(11) Distant Methone flyby (37,000 km)
2005-09-05Cassini(14) Distant Methone flyby (63,000 km)
2005-10-29Cassini(17) Distant Methone flyby (99,000 km)
2006-09-09Cassini(28) Distant Methone flyby (16,000 km)
2006-09-25Cassini(29) Distant Methone flyby (64,000 km)
2007-06-11Cassini(46) Distant Methone flyby (61,000 km)
2007-06-27Cassini(47) Distant Methone flyby (19,000 km)
2008-01-15Cassini(56) Distant Methone flyby (15,000 km)
2008-03-23Cassini(62) Distant Methone flyby (102,000 km)
2008-05-09Cassini(67) Distant Methone flyby (96,000 km)
2008-05-17Cassini(68) Distant Methone flyby (79,000 km)
2008-06-23Cassini(73) Distant Methone flyby (90,000 km)
2008-06-30Cassini(74) Distant Methone flyby (118,000 km)
2008-10-31  16:02:00CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Inbound 116144.3 km flyby. v = 18.8 km/s. phase = 102 deg
2009-10-14  03:18:37CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Inbound 85989.4 km flyby. v = 11.8 km/s. phase = 39 deg
2010-01-11  02:26:15CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Inbound 27180.1 km flyby. v = 8.0 km/s. phase = 145 deg
2010-01-27  01:39:58CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Inbound 72090.7 km flyby. v = 14.0 km/s. phase = 60 deg
2010-03-20  23:34:25CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Outbound 56403.3 km flyby. v = 11.2 km/s. phase = 99 deg
2010-05-18  08:19:52CassiniMETHONE non-targetted flyby: Inbound 18468.3 km flyby. v = 4.3 km/s. phase = 75 deg
2010-10-16  18:48:36CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 89731.2 km flyby, v = 5.0 km/s, phase = 28 deg. [139ME]
2011-01-10  17:28:48CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 88689.3 km flyby, v = 9.7 km/s, phase = 127 deg. [143ME]
2011-08-01  11:12:02CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 122685.2 km flyby, v = 7.5 km/s, phase = 162 deg. [151ME]
2011-09-14  00:48:01CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 120088.4 km flyby, v = 14.0 km/s, phase = 159 deg. [153ME]
2011-11-06  06:38:02CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 19862.9 km flyby, v = 6.3 km/s, phase = 107 deg. [156ME]
2012-05-20  06:07:57CassiniTargetted METHONE flyby (M1): Inbound 1453.4 km flyby, v = 5.1 km/s, phase = 92 deg. [166ME]
2015-06-16  11:32:56CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 108035.8 km flyby, v = 5.0 km/s, phase = 26 deg. [217ME]
2015-08-18  01:33:49CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 90761.9 km flyby, v = 1.5 km/s, phase = 59 deg. [220ME]
2015-10-14  11:58:47CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 38412.8 km flyby, v = 9.8 km/s, phase = 89 deg. [223ME]
2015-11-24  05:48:53CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 40547.5 km flyby, v = 11.7 km/s, phase = 56 deg. [226ME]
2016-01-01  12:12:07CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Outbound 26948.2 km flyby, v = 7.1 km/s, phase = 120 deg. [229ME]
2016-11-19  08:24:31CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 72846.1 km flyby, v = 17.1 km/s, phase = 103 deg. [249ME]
2016-12-04  13:11:42CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 51310.5 km flyby, v = 19.4 km/s, phase = 110 deg. [251ME]
2017-02-07  01:35:18CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 83205.5 km flyby, v = 20.6 km/s, phase = 125 deg. [260ME]
2017-02-14  05:56:29CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 70840.7 km flyby, v = 19.5 km/s, phase = 94 deg. [261ME]
2017-04-19  17:51:53CassiniNon-argetted METHONE flyby: Inbound 86231.0 km flyby, v = 20.8 km/s, phase = 121 deg. [270ME]

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