First light coming soon!


A bit more news of the schedule for the next few days… PACS will get to see first light today (Sunday – though the data won’t be immediately downlinked and available), while SPIRE, the UK instrument, should get its first view of the sky tomorrow.

Real data coming our way very soon!

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3 Responses to “First light coming soon!”

  1. nilsine Says:

    its, not it’s.

  2. Dave Says:

    Fair cop 🙂

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