CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - ELFIN -
Full Name Electron Losses and Fields Investigation Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies NASA Launch Date 15 Sep 2018
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 17 Sep 2022
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Inclined, non-sun-synchronous Orbit Period
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination 93.02 deg
Orbit Altitude 449 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications ELFIN is a 3U CubeSat mission developed by UCLA (University of California Los Angeles). Its objective is the study space weather to explore the mechanisms responsible for the loss of relativistic electrons in the radiation belts.
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