BackForward Satellite: CSIM 

Satellite details
Acronym CSIM
Full name Compact Spectral Irradiance Monitor
Satellite Description
  • Single satellite of the CSIM programme.
  • Mission: provision of continuity between SORCE and ISS-TSIS
  • Instrument: same as the SORCE SIM (Spectral Irradiance Monitor).
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude TBD


Space agency NASA
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2019 EOL ≥2024
Last update: 2018-12-28
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on CSIM

Acronym Full name
SIM Spectral Irradiance Monitor
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