Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June

Almost each month it is taken place important events related to space, science and Hi-Tech, so today we have prepared for you top 10 space events that is going happen in June 2019. Launch dates collected from NASA, ESA, Roscosmos, Spaceflight Now and others.

10. June 3: New Moon

Spring of 2019 has been a season of change on the astrological plane. This phase of the Moon occurs at 12 degrees and 34 minutes of Gemini, affecting people born with personal planets and points at approximately 10 to 18 degrees of the Mutable signs (Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius, and Pisces) most significantly.

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
new moon_credit_florida.epeak.in

9. June 3: SpaceX Dragon CRS-17 leaves from the ISS

The SpaceX Dragon CRS-17 cargo spacecraft will leave from the International Space Station at 12:02 p.m. EDT (1602 GMT) before coming back to Earth with a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean.

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
SpaceX Dragon CRS-17 leaves from the ISS_credit_blogs.nasa.gov

8. June 5: China Rocket will launch from the sea

China plans to launch a Long March-11 carrier rocket at sea in June 5, which is expected to lower the cost of entering space.

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
Long March-11_credit_gbtimes.com

7. June 11: SpaceX Falcon 9

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Canadian Space Agency’s Radarsat Constellation Mission from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
Ariane 5 rocket _credit_theverge.com

6. June 12: Ascent Abort-2

NASA will conduct a test of the Orion spacecraft’s Launch Abort System at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.  

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
Orion spacecraft_credit_NASA

5. June 17: Full Moon

The next event of top 10 space events is the June Full Moon. The sweetest full moon of the year is June’s full moon, commonly known as the Full Strawberry Moon. It is expected to reach full phase at 4:31 a.m. EDT (0831 GMT).

Full Moon_credit_www.almanac.com
Full Moon_credit_www.almanac.com

4. June 20: Ariane 5 rocket

An Ariane 5 rocket will launch the DirecTV 16 and Eutelsat 7C communications satellites from Europe’s spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, provided by Arianespace. (Ariane 5 is a European heavy-lift launch vehicle that is part of the Ariane rocket family).

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
Ariane 5 rocket _credit_theverge.com

3. June 21: Russian Proton rocket

A Russian Proton rocket will launch the Spektr-RG X-ray observatory from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 9:44 a.m. EDT (1344 GMT). Proton is an expendable launch system used for both commercial and Russian government space launches.

Top 10 Space Events That Is Going to Happen in June
Russian Proton rocket_credit_arstechnica.com

2. June 22: SpaceX Falcon Heavy

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch the U.S. Air Force’s Space Test Program-2 mission from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

SpaceX Falcon 9_credit_www.upi.com
SpaceX Falcon 9_credit_www.upi.com

1. June 24: Crewmembers come back to Earth

Three crewmembers will return to Earth after spending more than 6 months at the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Anne McClain, Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques and Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko will leave the orbiting laboratory in the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft and touch down in Kazakhstan.

Crewmembers come back to Earth_credi_Twitter
Crewmembers come back to Earth_credit_Twitter

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