Vostok Stage 2

Vostok Stage 2

Object Description

Type: Vostok Stage 2 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1978 004B
Launched: 10 JAN 1978 @ 13:23 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome LC43/4
Mission: Tselina D


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 28 OCT 2011 @ 22:51 UTC ± 6 hours
Prediction Epoch: 27 OCT 2011 @ 21:57:19.520 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


Vostok Stage 2


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)
Note: Possible reentry locations lie anywhere along the blue and yellow ground track.

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.