SL-4 Rocket Body (sighting)

SL-4 Rocket Body (sighting)


Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 2015-035B
Launched: 22 JUL 2015 @ 21:02 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Mission: ISS crew rotation

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 25 JUL 2015 @ 10:24 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 25 Jul 2015 01:45:09.462 UTC
Observed Reentry Time 25 Jul 2015 06:00 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

2015-035B_206

This object reentered earlier than expected, as indicated by the sightings.

2015-035B_sighting

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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