Integral Long-Term Observation Plan

Posted by ESA/ISOC on 05-June-2018

This is the best long-term information currently available. When scheduling, it is intended to follow the Long-Term Plan as closely as possible. However, the schedule may change from time to time, whenever necessary.

Always check the Short-Term Schedule on the ISOC Web site for the most accurate and up-to-date schedules.


Rev Time Interval Source (*) RA, DEC l,b Proposal Comments
1964 2018-Jun-11 to 2018-Jun-14 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1965 2018-Jun-14 to 2018-Jun-17 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1966 2018-Jun-17 to 2018-Jun-19 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1967 2018-Jun-19 to 2018-Jun-22 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1968 2018-Jun-22 to 2018-Jun-25 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1969 2018-Jun-25 to 2018-Jun-27 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1970 2018-Jun-27 to 2018-Jun-30 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1971 2018-Jun-30 to 2018-Jul-03 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    OMC FF Calibration observation
Monitoring every 16 revolutions
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1972 2018-Jul-03 to 2018-Jul-05 3C 273 353.84,61.55 114,0 Calibration observation
Coordinated with XMM-Newton,
Chandra and NuSTAR
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1973 2018-Jul-05 to 2018-Jul-08 Cas A / Tycho SNR 353.84,61.55 114,0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1974 2018-Jul-08 to 2018-Jul-11 Norma Region, 312.5 - 327.5 213.15,-61.36 312.5,-0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Cas A / Tycho SNR 353.84,61.55 114,0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1975 2018-Jul-11 to 2018-Jul-13 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Norma Region, 312.5 - 327.5 213.15,-61.36 312.5,-0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1976 2018-Jul-13 to 2018-Jul-16 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
1977 2018-Jul-16 to 2018-Jul-19 Her X-1 254.46,35.34 58.15,37.52 1520033 Fixed Time observation
1978 2018-Jul-19 to 2018-Jul-21 Her X-1 254.46,35.34 58.15,37.52 1520033 Fixed time observation
1979 2018-Jul-21 to 2018-Jul-24 Perseus OB2 (6) 54.67,40.35 154.24,-12.14 1520030
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1980 2018-Jul-24 to 2018-Jul-27 Perseus OB2 (6) 54.67,40.35 154.24,-12.14 1520030
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1981 2018-Jul-27 to 2018-Jul-29 Norma Region, 312.5 - 327.5 213.15,-61.36 312.5,-0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Norma Region, 332.5 - 347.5 244.07,-50.72 332.5,-0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1982 2018-Jul-29 to 2018-Aug-01 Sco x-1 244.98,-15.64 359.09,23.78 1520037 Coordinated with VLT
1983 2018-Aug-01 to 2018-Aug-04 Sco x-1 244.98,-15.64 359.09,23.78 1520037
    Norma Region, 332.5 - 347.5 244.07,-50.72 332.5,-0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1984 2018-Aug-04 to 2018-Aug-06 Perseus OB2 (4) 58.47,47.77 151.74,-4.64 1520030
1985 2018-Aug-06 to 2018-Aug-09 Perseus OB2 (4) 58.47,47.77 151.74,-4.64 1520030
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
1986 2018-Aug-09 to 2018-Aug-12 Orion_2 71.74,2.66 195,-26 1520011
1987 2018-Aug-12 to 2018-Aug-14 Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    OMC FF Calibration observation
Monitoring every 16 revolutions
    Perseus OB2 (2) 63.89,33.9 164.24,-12.14 1520030
1988 2018-Aug-14 to 2018-Aug-17 Perseus OB2 (3) 68.56,40.87 161.74,-4.64 1520030
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Perseus OB2 (5) 69.27,51.46 154.24,2.86 1520030
1989 2018-Aug-17 to 2018-Aug-20 Orion_3 78.87,-3.73 205,-23 1520011
    Perseus OB2 (5) 69.27,51.46 154.24,2.86 1520030
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
1990 2018-Aug-20 to 2018-Aug-22 Muscae Region, 302.5 - 317.5 191.91,-62.87 302.5,0 1520035 Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Perseus OB2 (5) 69.27,51.46 154.24,2.86 1520030
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
1991 2018-Aug-22 to 2018-Aug-25 Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    Orion_3 78.87,-3.73 205,-23 1520011
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
1992 2018-Aug-25 to 2018-Aug-27 Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
1993 2018-Aug-27 to 2018-Aug-30 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
1994 2018-Aug-30 to 2018-Sep-02 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Perseus OB2 (5) 69.27,51.46 154.24,2.86 1520030
1995 2018-Sep-02 to 2018-Sep-05 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
1996 2018-Sep-05 to 2018-Sep-07 Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    Orion_3 78.87,-3.73 205,-23 1520011
1997 2018-Sep-07 to 2018-Sep-10 Orion_2 71.74,2.66 195,-26 1520011
1998 2018-Sep-10 to 2018-Sep-13 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
1999 2018-Sep-13 to 2018-Sep-15 Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
    Perseus OB2 (2) 63.89,33.9 164.24,-12.14 1520030
2000 2018-Sep-15 to 2018-Sep-18 Crab calibration 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1529600 Calibration observation
2001 2018-Sep-18 to 2018-Sep-21 Crab calibration 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1529600 Calibration observation
2002 2018-Sep-21 to 2018-Sep-23 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2003 2018-Sep-23 to 2018-Sep-26 Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    OMC FF Calibration observation
Monitoring every 16 revolutions
    Orion_2 71.74,2.66 195,-26 1520011
2004 2018-Sep-26 to 2018-Sep-29 Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2005 2018-Sep-29 to 2018-Oct-01 Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2006 2018-Oct-01 to 2018-Oct-04 Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    Orion_2 71.74,2.66 195,-26 1520011
    Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - (l=-17, b=1) 253.34,-42.3 343,1 1520029
2007 2018-Oct-04 to 2018-Oct-07 Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2008 2018-Oct-07 to 2018-Oct-09 Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2009 2018-Oct-09 to 2018-Oct-12 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galaxy (l=0, b=-30) - Galaxy (l=0, b=0) 265.8,-28.03 0.49,0.92 1420021
    Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
    Galactic Center 266.42,-29.01 359.94,-0.05 1520038
2010 2018-Oct-12 to 2018-Oct-15 Orion_3 78.87,-3.73 205,-23 1520011
    Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    Orion_1 82.73,3.77 200,-16 1520011
2011 2018-Oct-15 to 2018-Oct-17 Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
2012 2018-Oct-17 to 2018-Oct-20 Gal. Bulge region 266.4,-28.93 0,0.01 1520001 Monitoring every revolution
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
2013 2018-Oct-20 to 2018-Oct-23 Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
2014 2018-Oct-23 to 2018-Oct-25 Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Crab 83.63,22.01 184.56,-5.78 1520007 Monitoring every 4 revolutions
    Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
2015 2018-Oct-25 to 2018-Oct-28 GRS 1915+105 288.8,10.95 45.37,-0.22 1520009 Coordinated with SWIFT
Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
    Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
2016 2018-Oct-28 to 2018-Oct-30 Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
    Galactic Center 264.2,-31.43 356.87,0.3 1520022
2017 2018-Oct-30 to 2018-Nov-02 GRS 1915+105 288.8,10.95 45.37,-0.22 1520009 Coordinated with SWIFT
Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
2018 2018-Nov-02 to 2018-Nov-05 Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
2019 2018-Nov-05 to 2018-Nov-07 Galaxy (l=2, b=2) - (l=45, b=-25) 276.03,8.79 37.73,10.03 1520026
    GRS 1915+105 288.8,10.95 45.37,-0.22 1520009 Coordinated with SWIFT
Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    OMC FF Calibration observation
Monitoring every 16 revolutions
2020 2018-Nov-07 to 2018-Nov-10 Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2021 2018-Nov-10 to 2018-Nov-13 GRS 1915+105 288.8,10.95 45.37,-0.22 1520009 Coordinated with SWIFT
Monitoring every 2 revolutions
    Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2022 2018-Nov-13 to 2018-Nov-15 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2023 2018-Nov-15 to 2018-Nov-18 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2024 2018-Nov-18 to 2018-Nov-21 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2025 2018-Nov-21 to 2018-Nov-23 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2026 2018-Nov-23 to 2018-Nov-26 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
2027 2018-Nov-26 to 2018-Nov-29 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
2028 2018-Nov-29 to 2018-Dec-01 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
2029 2018-Dec-01 to 2018-Dec-04 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
2030 2018-Dec-04 to 2018-Dec-07 Virgo Region 187.9,7.5 288.55,69.82 1520004
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2031 2018-Dec-07 to 2018-Dec-09 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2032 2018-Dec-09 to 2018-Dec-12 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2033 2018-Dec-12 to 2018-Dec-15 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2034 2018-Dec-15 to 2018-Dec-17 Cyg X-1 299.59,35.2 71.34,3.07 1520023
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2035 2018-Dec-17 to 2018-Dec-20 Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2036 2018-Dec-20 to 2018-Dec-23 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2037 2018-Dec-23 to 2018-Dec-25 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2038 2018-Dec-25 to 2018-Dec-28 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2039 2018-Dec-28 to 2018-Dec-31 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024
2040 2018-Dec-31 to 2019-Jan-02 Cas A / Tycho SNR 2.14,62.46 118,-0 1520002
    Reticulum II 53.93,-54.05 266.3,-49.74 1520024