Quetzal-1
Mission information
Name
Quetzal-1
Alternate Names
Guatesat 1
Satellite ID
NNTZ-3770-3101-7586-3070
NORAD ID
45598
Website
https://www.uvg.edu.gt/cubesat-en/
Operator
UVG - Universidad del Valle de Guatemala
Country of Origin

Guatemala

Status
Satellite alive
Operational

Satellite is in orbit and operational

Image
Quetzal-1
Mission timeline
Launch Date
2020-03-06T00:00:00+00:00
Deploy Date
2020-04-28T00:00:00+00:00
Description

Guatesat 1 or Quetzal 1 is Guatemala's first satellite. The 1U CubeSat is being built at the Universidad del Valle de Guatemala (UVG).

The mission is to evaluate and integrate the different systems that make up a CubeSat to develop in Guatemala the skills required for the operation of satellites, while remote sensing elements are validated, e.g. for monitoring cyanobacteria in Lake Atitlan, in future satellites.

Type
Transmitter
Service
Amateur
Downlink Mode
GMSK
Downlink Frequency
437200000
Baud
4800
Most Recent Observers
Observer Latest Data
Dunchurch-IO92ii 2021-12-07 13:07:09 UTC
GAO UHF-JN87hg 2021-12-04 13:29:38 UTC
Drachten-JO33bc 2021-12-04 11:53:38 UTC
YD7OIZ-UHF-OI67xr 2021-11-20 05:38:43 UTC
WesternMA USA Yagi-FN32ig 2021-10-23 08:25:11 UTC
Data Frames Decoded - 30 Days
There is no decoded data for this satellite in the last 30 days.
Decoder: QUETZAL-1 Telemetry
Script Name
quetzal1
Decoder Fields
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Orbital Elements
Latest Two-Line Element (TLE)
TLE Source
Celestrak (active)
TLE Set
1 45598U 98067RL  21341.53083680  .00049696  00000+0  35947-3 0  9999
2 45598 51.6337 171.0997 0003500 209.8999 150.1800 15.72954814 91658
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