Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP)

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This is the reconstructed full-scale model of the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP). The object contains flight and flight-like parts, reconstructed and reassembled for display. Three of the four reflector elements in this array are flight backups and one is a mock-up. The framework is the original structural thermal engineering model of the receiver box for WMAP.

Created:

03/06/2017 9:02

Photographer:

Eric Long

ID #:

A20060634000-NASM2017-10017

Source:

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

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Public Domain

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No Known Copyright or Other Restrictions

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