CZ-4B Rocket Body (sighting)
CZ-4B Rocket Body
|Launched:||26 DEC 2014 @ 03:22 UTC|
|Site:||Taiyuan Space Center, China|
|Mission:||Remote sensing mission|
|Predicted Reentry Time:||24 FEB 2015 09:02 UTC ± 01 hours|
|Prediction Epoch:||24 Feb 2015 04:17:39.113 055 UTC|
|Observed Reentry Time||24 FEB 2015 05:54 UTC|
|Prediction Ground Track:|
This object reentered much earlier than expected, as indicated by the sightings.
The reasons are unknown and additional information is unavailable.
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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