Name MinXSS (Miniature X-ray Solar Spectrometer CubeSat)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Reentry 2017-05-05. Was operational (Offical website)
Launched 2015-12-06
NORAD ID 41474
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Atlas V
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2016-05-17
Organisation University of Colorado at Boulder
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Oneliner Measure the intensity of the soft x-ray spectrum from 0.6 keV (20Å) to 25 keV (0.5Å).
Sources [1] [2]

Last modified: 2021-03-21
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