NASA’s Dawn spacecraft prepares for Ceres rendezvous

March 5, 2015 10:26 PM

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NASA’s Dawn spacecraft prepares for Ceres rendezvous

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is scheduled to enter Ceres’ orbit early on Friday, becoming the first ever probe to successfully visit a dwarf planet.

The rendezvous with Ceres’ gravity will take place around 7:30 a.m. ET, according to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif., which is managing the mission.

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