Date: 5 months ago   Category: Space

NASA has postponed a historical mission to the Sun

NASA has postponed a historical mission to the Sun
Start of the space apprat worth 1,5 billion dollars is postponed because of a lack of time before closing of a starting window. The American space agency NASA has postponed for days missile launch of Delta IV Heavy with the solar probe Parker which had to start from Cape Canaveral. It is reported on the website of agency on Saturday, August 11. At first time of start was postponed to forty minutes because of additional check of system of data transmission from the ship to Earth. Later in NASA have declared a lack of time until the end of a starting window. Now missile launch has to take place tomorrow – on August 12. The forecast shows 60 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for start – have noted in NASA. We will remind, the probe Parker has to approach on record-breaking close 6,1 million kilometers the Sun and the first of the devices which are earlier created by mankind to enter a so-called solar crown. According to forecasts of scientists, the filter of the probe will be heated up to 1371,11 °C. The device will measure the electromagnetic field of the Sun and to define character of the particles which are let out by a star. Such researches have to give the chance to scientists to answer a number of questions, connected with the Sun. About 1,5 billion dollars have been spent for creation of the probe Parker. Earlier scientists have found out what will be after death of the Sun which will come approximately through 4,5-5 billion years. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our channel



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