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COMPASS

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2001-056B

Description

Kompass is a Russian microsatellite that was launched by a Zenit rocket from Baikonur at 17:19 UT on 10 December 2001. It is to explore earthquake prediction capabilities.

Alternate Names

  • 26702
  • Complex Orbital Magneto-Plasma Autonomous Small Satellite
  • KOMPAS

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2001-12-10
Launch Vehicle: Zenit 2
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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