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

Haiyang 2B

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-081A

Description

The Haiyang-2 satellites are part of a system consisting of ocean color remote sensing satellites, ocean dynamic environment satellites and ocean surveillance satellites. The color remote sensing satellites use infrared remote sensing technology to monitor ocean pollution and topography in shallow waters.

Alternate Names

  • Haiyang2B
  • 43655

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-10-24
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Chinese Research Institute of Space Technology (Peoples Republic of China)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 
[USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov