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KMS 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2016-009A

Description

A North Korean earth observation satellite built by the National Aerospace Development Administration (NADA). Reportedly the satellite carries some earth observation equipment and has a weight of ~200 kg. Images from TV, allegedly of Kwangmyongsong 4, show a cubic body with two deployable unarticulated solar arrays and two camera appertures on the nadir side.

Alternate Names

  • 41332
  • KMS4

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 
Launch Vehicle: 
Launch Site: ,

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (North Korea)

Disciplines

  • Other
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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