Long March 3B Stage 3


Object Description

Type: Long March 3B Stage 3 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2011 042B
Launched: 10 AUG 2011 @ 16:15 UTC
Site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center
Mission: Paksat 1R

 

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 21 DEC 2011 @ 18:36 UTC ± 90 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 21 DEC 2011 @ 14:48:21.521 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

 

Long March 3B 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.