The satellite took images of Australia’s waters at an altitude of about 512 km at 6:30am on January 23 (Vietnam time). Earlier, it captured photos of the US at 0:11am of January 22.
All of the satellite’s cameras and the whole system will be gradually adjusted to determine its optimal parameters.
MicroDragon was launched into space at 9:50 am in Japan on January 18 (local time).
The satellite was developed by 36 Vietnamese engineers from the Vietnam National Space Centre.