Re: EQUATOR S, #25068, 97 75 B

Mike DiMuzio (mdimuzio@cisnet.com)
Wed, 24 Mar 1999 04:05:34 +0000

JAY RESPLER wrote:
> 
> I haven't found any source giving a size for this, but rcs indicates it's quite
> small.  Anyone have size?  Has anyone seen or looked for it?
> 
> --
> Jay Respler
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   "The spacecraft mass is 230 kg, the maximum width
    1.65 m and the height 1.26 m. The spin axix will be
    oriented perpendicular to the earth-sun-line so that the
    solar panels are properly illuminated by the sun."


This is from the Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik page
about Equator S, http://www.mpe-garching.mpg.de/EQS/eq-s-spacecraft.html.

	There is a more general page also at 
http://www.mpe-garching.mpg.de/EQS/.

Mike

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41.087N  80.714W 305 meters

Mike DiMuzio    mdimuzio@cisnet.com