Cosmos 1400 (sighting)

Cosmos 1400 (sighting)


Object Description

Type: Payload
Int’l Designation: 1982-079A
Launched: 5 AUG 1982 @ 06:56 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: Electronic and Signals Intelligence

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 13 SEP 2014 18:55 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 13 SEP  2014 16:01:36.615 UTC
Observed Reentry Time 13 SEP 2014 21:35 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

1982-079A

Predicted reentry

1982-079A_Sighting_Retry

Reported sighting of the reentry

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)
Pink Icon – vicinity of eyewitness sighting
Note: Possible reentry locations lie anywhere along the blue and yellow ground track.


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