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Microwave Science Header - Artist Concept of a MWSCI Instrument Scanning the Earth's Surface
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Requirement Specification
Orbit Geostationary, 75°W
Attitude Pitch: 3.3°N Ctrl: 36 arcsec
Stab: 1 arcsec/sec
Power Range: 255-340 W
Thermal 2 m2 radiator + heat pipes
Operation Continuous
Data Latency: <15 min Rate: 1 Mbps avg
Volume: 5 GB/day
Calibration Ground transmitter
PATH configuration
The above image shows a platform accommodation example, where PATH is configured to host the GeoSTAR instrument.
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