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COMPASS-1 still listening …


Just for interest – Alan, ZL2BX sometimes send a few commands to Compass. It still responds with a “beep” but of course that is all. It shows that the command receiver and the transmitter are still OK.


COMPASS-1


2012-04-06 00:15 UTC FF0750070000002100009800FF JA1GDE
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      501.96 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         2.98 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     -1 °C

COMPASS-1


2012-04-05 01:36 UTC 93070718931400210700B60003 JA6PL
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Solar Cell Voltage      2.88 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      125.49 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      922.35 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      150.59 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      43.92 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON
Power Safe Counter      7
Emergency Mode Counter  0
Battery Voltage         3.57 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     3 °C

COMPASS-1


2012-04-04 19:35 UTC 00000000310800101200BB0007 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      0.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      50.20 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      307.45 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      0.00 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Low Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater OFF 
Power Safe Counter      18 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         3.67 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     7 °C

2012-04-04 21:07 UTC 93070718931400210700680001 NH7WN
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Solar Cell Voltage      2.88 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      125.49 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      922.35 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      150.59 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      43.92 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON
Power Safe Counter      7
Emergency Mode Counter  0
Battery Voltage         2.04 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     1 °C

2012-04-04 23:58 UTC 93070718931400210700B90004 JA1GDE JA0CAW
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Solar Cell Voltage      2.88 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      125.49 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      922.35 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      150.59 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      43.92 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON
Power Safe Counter      7
Emergency Mode Counter  0
Battery Voltage         3.63 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     4 °C

COMPASS-1


2012-04-03 21:01 UTC 70170009137500200000CC0207 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      2.20 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      144.31 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      734.12 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      119.22 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      56.47 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      0.00 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater OFF 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         4.00 V
Battery Current         12.55 mA
Battery Temperature     7 °C

2012-04-03 22:23 UTC 7017009137500200000BB0208 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      2.20 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      144.31 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      501.96 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      345.10 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      909.80 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      0.00 mA
EPS Reset Counter       2 
Power Level             Battery Capacity OK 
Heater Active           Battery Heater OFF 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  11 
Battery Voltage         3.45 V
Battery Current         200.78 mA
Battery Temperature     8 °C

COMPASS-1


2012-04-02 00:42 UTC FF0665070000002100009000FF JA0CAW
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      37.65 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      633.73 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON
Power Safe Counter      0
Emergency Mode Counter  0
Battery Voltage         2.82 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     -1 ーC

COMPASS-1


2012-03-31 21:18 UTC FF0700051800002100009700FF NH7WN

Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      150.59 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      31.37 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      0.00 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON
Power Safe Counter      0
Emergency Mode Counter  0
Battery Voltage         2.96 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     -1 ーC


COMPASS-1


2012-03-29 22:37 UTC FF073600150000200000A00004 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      131.76 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      338.82 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater OFF 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         3.14 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     4 °C

COMPASS-1


2012-03-29 01:13 UTC FF0460080000002100009000FF JA0CAW, JA1GDE
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      25.10 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      50.20 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      602.35 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         2.82 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     -1 ーC

COMPASS-1


2012-03-28 20:47 UTC FF302900070000210000950002 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      301.18 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      257.25 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater ON 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         2.92 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     2 °C


2012-03-28 20:47 UTC FF302900070000200000970007 ZL2BX
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Solar Cell Voltage      5.00 V
Solar Panel 6 Cur (+Z)      301.18 mA
Solar Panel 2 Cur (+Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 3 Cur (-X)      43.92 mA
Solar Panel 4 Cur (-Y)      0.00 mA
Solar Panel 5 Cur (-Z)      257.25 mA
EPS Reset Counter       0 
Power Level             Critical Battery Capacity 
Heater Active           Battery Heater OFF 
Power Safe Counter      0 
Emergency Mode Counter  0 
Battery Voltage         2.96 V
Battery Current         0.00 mA
Battery Temperature     7 °C