S-CUBE (S3, Shootingstar Sensing Satellite)

S-CUBE
Name S-CUBE (S3, Shootingstar Sensing Satellite)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Reentry 2016-11-23. No signal? (Unable to find successful reports, which in this case seems bad news)
Launched 2015-08-19
NORAD ID 40898
Deployer J-SSOD (JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher H-IIB (H2B)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2015-09-17
Organisation Chiba Institute of Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA
Oneliner Take an image of meteor by a camera to estimate the meteoroid size from brightness.
Sources Link-1 Link-2

Last modified: 2019-07-13
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