EOPAP full form

Meaning : Earth and Physics Application Program

Category : Weather and Climate
Sub Category : Satellite Surveillance

What does EOPAP mean or stand for ?

EOPAP is a program that was conceptualized by NASA with the aim of using space as a platform to monitor and predict weather patterns and ocean activity before a calamity.Satellites have a hawk eye view on the surface of earth as well as the oceans and can give us a good indicator of natural disasters like tidal waves,hurricane formations and also phenomena on land like volcano eruptions.In short NASA wants to use its technology and space to help oceanography and Geophysics.