BackForward Satellite: ISS EMIT 

Satellite details
Acronym ISS EMIT
Full name Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation on the ISS
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description

Mission consisting of hosting EMIT on the International Space Station. More information here:

Mass at launch Dry mass
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Data access information
  • Data routinely available from NASA.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 407 km
Inclination 51.6 °


Space agency NASACSADLRESAJAXARoscosmos
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 15 Jul 2022 EOL ≥2024
Last update: 2024-04-29
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on ISS EMIT

Acronym Full name
EMIT Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation
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