HARP (HyperAngular Rainbow Polarimeter)

HARP
HARP
HARP
Name HARP (HyperAngular Rainbow Polarimeter)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Operational? (No news found as of 2020-04-10, but likely operational)
Launched 2019-11-02
NORAD ID 45256
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares (ELaNa 25) (NG-12)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2020-02-19
Organisation University of Maryland
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer NanoRacks
Oneliner Measure the microphysical properties of cloud water and ice particles and validate new polarimeter instrument.
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Last modified: 2020-04-11
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