Object Description

Type: Centaur Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1980 087B
Launched: 31 OCT 1980 @ 03:54 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station LC-36A
Mission: Fltsatcom 4


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 28 OCT 2011 @ 14:47 UTC ± 5 hours
Prediction Epoch: 27 OCT 2011 @ 18:25:00.436 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


Centaur Rocket Body


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.