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WEOS

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2002-056C

Description

WEOS (Whale Ecology Observation Satellite) is a Japanese microsatellite that was launched by a H-2 rocket from Tanegashima SFC at 01:31 UT on 14 December 2002. It will monitor whale migrations.

Alternate Names

  • 27599
  • Whale Ecology Observation Satellite

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2002-12-14
Launch Vehicle: H-2
Launch Site: Tanegashima, Japan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Japan)

Discipline

  • Other

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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