Quaoar has one known satellite, Weywot. It was discovered using Hubble Space Telescope observations from 14 February 2006. The discovery was reported on 22 February 2007. The name was chosen by the Native American Tongva tribe and published on October 4, 2009. MPC 67220
Quaoar is the creation deity of the Native American Tongva people. Quaoar sings and dances the world and other deities into existence.
The sky god Weywot, son of Quaoar, was first to be formed of the creation melody.