Kosmos 2176

Kosmos Satellite

Object Description

Type: Kosmos Satellite
Int’l Designation: 1992 003A
Launched: 124 JAN 1992 @ 01:18 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome LC43/3
Mission: Cosmos 2176


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 17 JAN 2012 @ 22:55 UTC ± 4 hours
Prediction Epoch: 17 JAN 2012 @ 07:43:17.327 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)
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.