Using satellite to detect wrecked ship

Today a new technique allows to pinpoint the location of wrecked ship using satellite imagery

Case Study of Wrecked ship Wakashio

The Wakashio ran aground on a reef off Point d’Esny on Saturday night 25 July 2020. The ship was heading from China to Brazil when the incident happened. Unfortunately the ship had grounded on a reef.

Report prepared by Neos Core Ltd

Neos Core Ltd has received satellite images of the wrecked ship Wakashio à Pointe d’Esny and our team has prepared a detailed report regarding this incident based on all data received. Neos Core Ltd is currently monitoring the Wakashio using satellite images.

The report contained the following information of the ship:

  • International Maritime Organization (IMO) number
  • Gross tonnage
  • Deadweight
  • Manufacturing year
  • Length & Width
  • Exact coordinates location (Longitude & Latitude)
  • Exact distance of the ship from the beach
  • Optical images
  • Radar images
  • Atmospheric components
Our reports are recognised by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and European Space Agency


Please contact Neos Core Ltd to obtain the report with Terms & Conditions apply

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