TROPICS PATHFINDER
Mission information
Name
TROPICS PATHFINDER
Alternate Names
TROPICS-01
Satellite ID
BVWK-5543-8812-7194-6506
NORAD ID
48901
Website
https://www.eoportal.org/satellite-missions/tropics
Country of Origin

United States of America

Status
Satellite alive
Operational

Satellite is in orbit and operational

Image
TROPICS PATHFINDER
Mission timeline
Launch Date
2021-06-30T00:00:00+00:00
Description

TROPICS (Time-Resolved Observations of Precipitation structure and storm Intensity with a Constellation of Smallsats) is a constellation of seven identical 3U CubeSats provide sounding with 30-minute median revisit rate.

2 of the TROPICS failed launch.

They will measure environmental and inner-core conditions for tropical cyclones.

S-band telemetry
Type
Transmitter
Downlink Mode
FM
Downlink Frequency
2252250000
Most Recent Observers (last 24h)

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Orbital Elements
Latest Two-Line Element (TLE)
TLE Source
Celestrak (active)
TLE Updated
2024-07-11 21:14:46 UTC
TLE Set
1 48901U 21059Y   24193.38374243  .00478275  86223-4  17995-2 0  9993
2 48901 97.6050 349.3972 0010008 263.1402 96.8730 15.87701513169439
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