Name LUMIO (Lunar Meteoroid Impact Observer)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 12U
Status not launched, expected in 2024
Organisation Politecnico di Milano
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Italy
Oneliner Circle over the far side of the Moon to detect bright impact flashes during the lunar night, mapping meteoroid bombardments as they occur.
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords Beyond Earth orbit, Propulsion

Last modified: 2021-04-21
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