NICER Payload Animations

  • Released Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Animated video and stills of the Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) payload.

High resolution (wide angle) animated still image of the NICER payload aboard the International Space Station.

High resolution (wide angle) animated still image of the NICER payload aboard the International Space Station.

Turntable of the NICER payload. The animation calls out locations of the payload’s star tracker camera, electronics, International Space Station attachment mechanism, 56 sunshields, pointing actuators and stow/deploy actuator.

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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

Release date

This page was originally published on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.
This page was last updated on Sunday, June 23, 2024 at 11:26 PM EDT.


Missions

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