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Himawari 8

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2014-060A

Description

Japanese meteorological imaging and data collection satellite in geosynchronous orbit.

Alternate Names

  • 40267
  • Himawari8

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2014-10-06
Launch Vehicle: H-2A
Launch Site: Tanegashima, Japan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Japan)

Disciplines

  • Communications
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 
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