NASA Logo, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Space Science Data Coordinated Archive Header

Zhangzheng 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-015C

Description

The Zhangheng-1 (ZH-1) – also known as China Seismo-Electromagnetic Satellite (CSES) – was developed by the Chinese Academy of Space Technology (CAST) and is based on the CAST2000 bus. ZH-1 carries six instruments to measure the electromagnetic effects of earthquakes above 6 magnitude in China and quakes above magnitude seven all over the world.

Alternate Names

    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2018-02-02
    Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
    Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

    Funding Agency

    • China National Space Administration Peoples Republic of China

    Disciplines

    • Space Physics
    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

     

    Personnel

    NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
    [USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov