|Type:||Molniya 3 Satellite|
|Int’l Designation:||1998 040A|
|Launched:||01 JUL 1998 @ 00:48 UTC|
|Site:||Plesetsk Cosmodrome LC43|
|Predicted Reentry Time:||02 FEB 2011 @ 08:21 UTC ± 3 hours|
|Prediction Epoch:||02 FEB 2011 @ 02:30:54.142 UTC|
|Prediction Ground Track:|
Ground track plotted at 5-minute intervals
Blue Line – ground track uncertainty prior to predicted time
Yellow Line – ground track uncertainty after predicted time
Orange Line – Earth horizon as seen from the reentering body
White Line – day/night terminator (Sun location as indicated)
Note: Possible reentry locations lie anywhere along the blue and yellow ground track.
NOTICE: The materials about Upcoming Reentries are for informational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for specific technical advice or opinions related to your particular facts and circumstances.