Orbit. Orbit of Solar Orbiter during the mission lifetime as seen from Ecliptic North pole. The launch scenario is 2015. The Sun, the Earth, Venus and the spacecrafts are represented as yellow, orange, blue and red dots [...]
FSI field of view.Simulated movie of the Sun as seen by FSI in two different passbands (17.4 and 30.4 nm) along with the estimated solar latitude, distance from the Sun and the relative angle formed by the Spacecraft - the Sun - the Earth. The Sentinels spacecrats passing in the FOV are also displayed. On the top right the orbit (as seen from the north pole) shows the realtive position among the Sun (yellow), the Earth (blue), Venus (orange), Solar Oriber (white) and the Sentinels (light blue) [...]