acronym: sea-viewing wide-field sensor
Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#S
SeaWiFS stands for Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor. It was the only scientific instrument on GeoEye`s OrbView-2 (AKA SeaStar) satellite, and was a follow-on experiment to the Coastal Zone Color Scanner on Nimbus 7. Launched August 1, 1997 on an Orbital Sciences Pegasus small air-launched rocket, SeaWiFS began scientific operations on 18 Sep.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SeaWiFS
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