Delta II Stage 3


Object Description

Type: Delta II Stage 3 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1999 055C
Launched: 07 OCT 1999 @ 12:51 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station LC-17A
Mission: GPS IIR-3 (Navstar 46)

 

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 06 MAR 2011 @ 11:04 UTC ± 90 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 06 MAR 2011 @ 05:52:52.036 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

 

Delta II Stage 3 Rocket Body

Legend

Yellow Icon – location of object at predicted reentry time
Orange Line – area of visibility at the predicted reentry time for a ground observer
Blue Line – ground track uncertainty prior to predicted reentry time (ticks at 5-minute intervals)
Yellow Line – ground track uncertainty after predicted reentry time (ticks at 5-minute intervals)
White Line – day/night divider at predicted reentry time (Sun location shown by White Icon)
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.