Long March 3A

Long March 3A

Object Description

Type: Long March 3A Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2003 052B
Launched: 14 NOV 2003 @ 16:01 UTC
Site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center
Mission: Zhongxing 20


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 12 APR 2010 @ 11:20 UTC ± 95 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 12 APR 2010 @ 05:05:28.322 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


Long March 3A Rocket Body


Ground track plotted at 5-minute intervals
Blue Line – ground track uncertainty prior to predicted time
Yellow Line – ground track uncertainty after predicted time
Orange Line – Earth horizon as seen from the reentering body
White Line – day/night terminator (Sun location as indicated)

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.