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Solar eclipse update

by on March 20, 2015

Indeed, as expected, FUNcube-1 entered the shadow of the moon around 10:00 Eclpise day _solar panel current_20032015UTC

This is what happened to the solar panel currents, they dropped to almost zero.

solar panel current_normally This what we usually see from our Whole Orbit Data telemetry. Normally we are in the sun for 60 mins and in eclipse for around 30 mins…but not this morning!

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