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Mikron

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2004-052C

Description

Mikron, also known as KS5MF2, is a Russo-Ukrainian Earth surveying mini-satellite that was launched by a Tsyklon 3 rocket from Plesetsk at 11:20 UT on 24 December. It carried imaging instruments to survey the surface environment and locate natural disasters.

Alternate Names

  • 28507
  • KS5MF2
  • MS 1-TK

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2004-12-24
Launch Vehicle: Tsiklon-3
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia

Funding Agencies

  • Unknown (Russia)
  • Unknown (Ukraine)

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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