BackForward Satellite: UK-DMC-2 

Satellite details
Acronym UK-DMC-2
Full name UK contribution to the Disaster Monitoring Constellation - 2
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the UK-DMC programme.
  • Main mission: land observation for disaster monitoring.
Mass at launch 120 kg Dry mass 117 kg
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data openly available through the DMC agreement.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 686 km
ECT 10:30 asc


Space agency SSTLUKSA
Status Presumably inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 29 Jul 2009 EOL 2019
Last update: 2020-01-01
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

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Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on UK-DMC-2

Acronym Full name
SLIM6 Surrey Linear Imager Multispectral 6 channels - but 3 spectral bands
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