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Spacecraft Anomalies

browse graphicBrowse image of space environmental effects (image courtesy of National Institute of Standards a,d Technology, U.S. Department of Commence).
Bogus - Spacecraft anomalies due to the space environment range from minor operational problems to permanent spacecraft failure. The NGDC Spacecraft Anomaly Mitigation program provides space environmental specifications and risk assessment tools and information for use by satellite operators and spacecraft manufacturers.

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  • satelliteAnomalies
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Distributor DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Point of Contact Janet Green
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-4845
ngdc.sam@noaa.gov
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Originator
  • Scientific Data Stewardship provided by the National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce.
Publisher
    Publisher information not available.
Date(s)
  • publication: 2011-10-01
Dataset Progress Status Under development
Data Update Frequency: Annually
Supplemental Information: The Spacecraft Anomaly Mitigation initiative consists of space environmental information and tools for use by satellite operators and spacecraft manufacturers.
Purpose: The NGDC Solar and Terrestrial Physics (STP) division provides scientific data stewardship of solar-terrestrial datasets in compliance with NOAA Administrative Order (NAO) 212-15, "Management of Environmental and Geospatial Data and Information", dated 04 Nov 10. Scientific Data Stewardship includes the Archive, Access, and Assessment (AAA) of operational and related solar and space environmental datasets.
Time Period: 1957-10-04  to  2013-02-10
Spatial Reference System:
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 90
S: -90
E: 180
W: -180
Spatial Coverage Map:
Themes
  • Sun-Earth Interactions > Sun-Earth Interactions
Data Centers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Platforms
  • Solar > Space Observation Satellites
Instruments
  • Solar > Space Observing Instruments
Places
  • Space
Projects
  • NOAA > Space Weather Program
  • WDS > World Data Service for Geophysics, Boulder
Use Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: None Distribution Liability: While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Access Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: None Distribution Liability: While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Fees
  • Data can be downloaded free of charge from the NGDC Solar and Terrestrial Physics (STP) division.
Source Datasets
  • Data and information provided by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center, Solar and Terrestrial Physics Division.
Lineage Statement The NGDC Spacecraft Anomaly Mitigation program provides space environmental specifications and risk assessment tools and information for use by satellite operators and spacecraft manufacturers. [LI_Lineage]

Metadata Last Modified: 2013-02-10

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