Telesto Observations

Telesto picture
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Telesto co-orbits with Tethys, occupying Tethy's leading Lagrangian Point L4.

Telesto has dimensions of 32.6x23.6x20 km with a period of revolution of 1.887802 days. Planned flybys span the mission with a close flyby on Oct 11, 2005.

See Small Satellites Events (xlsx, txt) observing log including range, flyby velocity and phase

For observation times and instruments compare Small Satellites Events file with Master Schedule under Telesto.

  Observations were made by:
CIRS - Composite Infrared Spectrometer
ISS - Imaging Science Subsystem
UVIS - Ultraviolet Imaging Spectrograph
VIMS - Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer