See the Hubble telescope orbit Earth
See the Hubble telescope orbit Earth Going Johnny The Hubble space telescope is closer to operating as normal after the agency was able to correct issues with a backup gyroscope.
Hubble was pushed into safe mode on October 5 after a gyroscope — used to help the telescope turn and lock on to new targets — stopped working, said NASA.
The gyroscopes have two modes: a high mode used when the spacecraft turns between targets, and a more precise low mode to help Hubble stay still and lock on to a target.
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