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|Mission type||Atmospheric research|
|Launch mass||1.5 kilograms (3.3 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||27 February 2014, 18:37UTC|
|Launch site||Tanegashima Yoshinobu 1|
|End of mission|
|Decay date||18 May 2014|
|Perigee altitude||382 kilometres (237 mi)|
|Apogee altitude||389 kilometres (242 mi)|
|Epoch||28 February 2014|
KSAT-2, also known as Hayato-2 was a Japanese satellite constructed by Kagoshima University as a reflight of its KSAT mission. It has a size of 100x100x100mm (without extendible antenna boom) and is built around a standard 1U cubesat bus. The primary satellite payload is a radio-frequency water vapor detector for climatology research.
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