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ASTERISC is a 3U CubeSat mission by the Chiba Institute of Technology equipped with a large membrane-like dust sensor, which will be used for the observation and study of orbital dust.

It was launched on 9 November 2021 on an Epsilon (2) CLPS rocket.

Nation: Japan
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Chiba Institute of Technology
Contractors: Chiba Institute of Technology
Configuration: CubeSat (3U)
Propulsion: ?
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Mass: 4 kg
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
ASTERISC (Asutarisuku) 2021-102A 09.11.2021 Ka LP-M Epsilon (2) CLPS with RAISE 2, Hibari, Z-Sat, DRUMS, TeikyoSat 4, NanoDragon, KOSEN 1, ARICA

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