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NuSat 13

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2020-079G

Description

The Argentinian ÑuSat earth observation satellites form the Aleph-1 constellation developed and operated by Satellogic S.A.

The satellites in the constellation are identical 51 cm × 57 cm × 82 cm spacecraft of 37.5 kg mass. The satellites are equipped with an imaging system operating in visible light and infrared. The constellation will allow for commercially available real-time Earth imaging and video with a ground resolution of 1 m. The satellites were developed based on the experience gained on the BugSat 1 (Tita) prototype satellite.

Alternate Names

  • NuSat13
  • Emmy
  • 46833

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2020-11-06
Launch Vehicle: Long March 6
Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 37.5 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Argentina)

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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