KOMPASS-2 Satellite


Object Description

Type: KOMPASS-2 Satellite
Int’l Designation: 2006 019A
Launched: 26 MAY 2006 @ 18:50 UTC
Site: Russian Navy strategic submarine in the Barents Sea
Mission: Complex Orbital Magneto-Plasma Autonomous Small Satellite 2

 

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 28 DEC 2011 @ 05:06 UTC ± 45 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 28 DEC 2011 @ 02:14:58.479 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

 

KOMPASS-2 Satellite

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.