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Also called Kwangmyongsong-4


Designation 41332 / 16009A
Launch date 7 Feb 2016
Country of origin North Korea
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 472/508 km sun-synchronous
Inclination 97.5°
Period 94.3 min
Launch vehicle Unha 3 #4
Launch site Sohae Space Center

Might be an earth observation satellite, might be 200 kg.

At first it was tumbling in orbit, but in mid-March it stabilised. It is thought to be at least partially operational.

Downlink on 470 MHz?

End of life

Decay 30 Jun 2023

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