BackForward Satellite: STSat-3 

Satellite details
Acronym STSat-3
Full name Science and Technology Satellite - 3
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 4th flight unit of the STSat programme.
  • Main mission: Space weather.
  • Substantial contribution to vegetation processes observation.
Mass at launch 150 kg Dry mass
Power 275 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from SaTReC (Satellite Technology Research Center).
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 700 km
ECT 17:30 asc


Space agency KARI
Status Unclear
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 21 Nov 2013 EOL 2023
Last update: 2023-12-21
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 STSat-3

Acronym Full name
MIRIS/MSOC Multi-purpose Infrared Imaging System / MIRIS Space Observation Camera
MIRIS/MEOC Multipurpose InfraRed Imaging System / MIRIS Earth Observation Camera
COMIS Compact Imaging Spectrometer
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