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Tatiana, also known an Universitesky, is a Russian microsatellite that was launched by a Cosmos-3M rocket from Plesetsk at 03:00 UT on 20 January 2005. The 30-kg satellite was built by the students of Lomonosov University as an educational program to advance space physics and to commemorate the university's 250th anniversary.

Alternate Names

  • 28523
  • Universitesky

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2005-01-20
Launch Vehicle: Cosmos
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)


  • Space Physics

Additional Information

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

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