M-5 Stage 3

M-5 Stage 3

Object Description

Type: M-5 Stage 3 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2006 005D
Launched: 21 FEB 2006 @ 21:28 UTC
Site: Uchinoura Space Center
Mission: Akari


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 02 FEB 2011 @ 15:23 UTC ± 50 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 02 FEB 2011 @ 12:01:44.400 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


M-5 Stage 3 Rocket Body


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)

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.