The duration of the maneuver was 1190 seconds. On August 20, Chandrayaan-2 mission crossed a key milestone in its journey to the Moon, after it entered the lunar orbit, nearly 30 days after being launched on July 22 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.
The storm surge warning spans from near West Palm Beach to Titusville. The forecast track now has the hurricane staying offshore the mainland United States and spare Florida the brunt of its power. East Coast from Florida to Georgia, and then on to the Carolinas. Dorian has also grown larger in size, with hurricane-force winds now extending 45 miles (75km) from the storm's centre.
NASA is allowing people to register to send their name to Mars with the mission through September 30, 2019. The Mars 2020 rover is a 2,300-pound robotic explorer based on NASA's previous generations of Mars robots. Once all the finalists are narrowed down in January 2020, the public will be able to vote online for the best name, NASA says. The US space agency will judge each submission on its originality, significance and appropriateness.
Environmentalists have vowed to sue the administration over the proposal. Environmental groups criticized the decision. The EPA's main proposal on methane , released Thursday, would "remove sources [from regulation] in the transmission and storage segment of the oil and gas industry".
Central Florida towns urged residents to remain alert after past hurricanes like 1992's Andrew slammed the Bahamas and then barreled straight into the peninsula's southeast coast. "Do not be foolish and try to courageous out this hurricane", Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said at a news conference, according to CNN affiliate WPLG .
While Labor Day weekend in the Sunshine State is typically a time when hordes of tourists are welcomed into beach towns across the state, this year, Florida is instead bracing for one very unwelcome visitor: Hurricane Dorian . It could become a Category 2 hurricane if those winds reach 96 to 110 miles per hour. Along with the state of emergency , the Florida governor said he would request a pre-landfall declaration from the federal government for protective measures and assistance for ...