Determines the entry time, exit time, and duration of a Spacecraft's pass through the Moon's shadow. Events are reported for penumbra, umbra, or annular shadow condition geometries.
Related Methods: EarthShadowTimes, ShadowTimes
The shadow times are determined using a conical shadow. The three regions of the Moon's shadow are shown in the diagram below. MoonShadowTimes reports events when the Spacecraft is in the any portion of the Moon's shadow.
The three regions of the Moon's shadow.
Timing Precision Mode
This page describes functionality in nanosecond timing precision mode.