Dart: Mission to smack Dimorphos asteroid set for launch

, Dart: Mission to smack Dimorphos asteroid set for launch, The Evepost BBC News
, Dart: Mission to smack Dimorphos asteroid set for launch, The Evepost BBC News

After the impact, astronomers will take those measurements again. “They’ll happen a little bit more frequently – maybe it’ll be two every 11 hours 45 minutes, maybe it’ll be 11 hours, 20 minutes,” said Dr Rivkin, who is based at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHUAPL) in Laurel, Maryland.