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  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 11:25 UTC

    During the last observing run with the ESA 1-m telesope on Tenerife (the OGS = Optical Ground Station) the SSA-NEO programme successfully recovered three 'lost' NEOs. In addition, one new NEO was...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 14:41 UTC


    ESA and national disaster response offices recently rehearsed how to react if a threatening space rock is ever discovered to be on a collision course with Earth.
    Last month, experts from...

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  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2021-04-21 13:21 UTC

    Detecting an asteroid beyond telescope normal operation

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 08:46 UTC

    A team of European astronomers has found a previously unknown comet, detected as a tiny blob of light orbiting our Sun deep in the Solar System.

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 14:53 UTC

    The ESA Optical Ground Station has quickly become a major asset for the NEO Coordination Centre, thanks to the many nights devoted to observing asteroids. It is located at an altitude of 2400 m on...

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