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CanX 3A

Also called UniBrite
Part of the Bright-star Target Explorer (BRITE) program


Designation 39092 / 13009G
Launch date 25 Feb 2013
Country of origin Austria
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 785 km
Inclination 98.6°
Period 100 min
Launch vehicle PSLV #23

Will study the variation in the brightness of stars.

External resources

sat-index articles

n2yo.com tracking

Technical data


Prime contractor University of Toronto
Platform Generic Nanosatellite Bus (GNB)
Mass at launch 14 kg
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