SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
SPOC
Name SPOC (SpOC, SpecOcean, SPOC Sat, Spectral Ocean Color Satellite)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Was operational until 2020-12-13? (SatNOGS reports with data end on 2020-12-13 and Twitter post asking for help)
Launched 2020-10-03
NORAD ID 46921
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares (ELaNa 31) (NG-14)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2020-11-05
Organisation University of Georgia
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Oneliner Perform the first moderate resolution multispectral analysis of coastal ecosystems and ocean color.
Failure cause Transceiver overheated?
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords Hyperspectral

Last modified: 2020-12-27
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