Centaur Rocket Body

Centaur R/B

Object Description

Type: Centaur R/B
Int’l Designation: 1985-087B
Launched: 28 SEP 1985 @ 0115 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station LC-36A
Mission: Intelsat 512


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 20 APR 2012 05:21 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 19 APR 2012 22:42:15.520 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:




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) 
Pink Icon – vicinity of eyewitness sighting 
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.