Long March 3A Stage 3

Long March 3A Stage 3

Object Description

Type: Long March 3A Stage 3 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2010 068B
Launched: 17 DEC 2010 @ 20:20 UTC
Site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center
Mission: Beidou IGSO 2


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 30 JAN 2011 @ 23:30 UTC ± 90 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 30 JAN 2011 @ 21:52:28.318 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


Long March 3A Stage 3 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.