Aoba-Velox-IV

Aoba-Velox-IV
Aoba-Velox-IV
Aoba-Velox-IV
Aoba-Velox-IV
Name Aoba-Velox-IV
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Mass in kg 2.85 kg
Status Operational (Last reports from Twitter and SatNOGs on 2019-05-20)
Launched 2019-01-18
NORAD ID 43940
Deployer E-SSOD (Epsilon Small Satellite Orbital Deployer) [JAXA]
Launcher Epsilon
Organisation Kyushu Institute of Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA, ?
Oneliner

Observe Lunar Horizon Glow.

Description

Observe Lunar Horizon Glow. Capture image of horizon while passing from day side to night side and to capture Earth night view image via low-light camera. Pulsed plasma thruster.

Sources [1]
Photo Sources [1] [2]
Keywords Propulsion

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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