Object Description

Type: TacSat-2 Satellite
Int’l Designation: 2006 058A
Launched: 16 DEC 2006 @ 12:00 UTC
Site: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Pad 0B
Mission: TacSat-2


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 05 FEB 2011 @ 16:20 UTC ± 90 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 05 FEB 2011 @ 11:38:16.793 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


TacSat-2 Satellite


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.