Ariane 5 Debris
|Type:||Ariane 5 Debris (SYLDA)|
|Launched:||20 MAY 2011 @ 20:38 UTC|
|Site:||Centre Spatial Guyanais|
|Mission:||GSAT 8 and ST 2 communications satellites|
|Predicted Reentry Time:||21 JAN 2013 @ 18:38 UTC ± 2 hours|
|Prediction Epoch:||21 JAN 2013 @ 12:13:44.312 UTC|
|Prediction Ground Track:|
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)
Pink Icon – vicinity of eyewitness sighting
Note: Possible reentry locations lie anywhere along the blue and yellow ground track.
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