QuakeSat
Name QuakeSat
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Was operational until 2004-12-XX.
Launched 2003-03-30
NORAD ID 27845
Deployer P-POD (Poly-Picosatellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher Rokot
Organisation Stanford University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer Space Flight Laboratory (UTIAS-SFL)
Oneliner

Detecting earthquake ELF emission data. First 3U CubeSat.

Description

* To detect, record, and downlink earthquake ELF emission data.
* Demonstrate that the CubeSat Nano-Sat design is a cost-effective platform for conducting significant space science research experiments.
* Demonstrate the feasibility of utilizing commercially-off-the-shelf (COTS) parts to construct a reliable, short mission micro-satellite.

Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords Earthquake ELF prediction

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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