LEOPARD

LEOPARD
Satellite name LEOPARD
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status not launched, expected in 2025
Launcher not launched
Organisation Kyushu Institute of Technology
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation Japan
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Perform technology demonstration for an on-orbit positioning system and observe the horizon for light-intensity experiment.

Description

Main missions are to perform technology demonstration for an on-orbit positioning system and observe the horizon for light-intensity experiment. The light-intensity experiment requires 8 degree attitude control accuracy to realize its mission. The ADCS of LEOPARD is equipped with two three-axis gyroscopes, two three-axis magnetometers, six coarse sun sensors, a three-axis magnetorquer, and a y-axis reaction wheel

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Last modified: 2023-12-17

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