Object Description

Type: Satellite
Int’l Designation: 1998-067CM
Launched: 20 AUG 2012 @ 18:29 UTC
Site: Released from the International Space Station, Expedition 32, EVA 1
Mission: passive air density calibration satellite


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 24 NOV 2012 @ 10:00 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 24 NOV 2012 @ 07:13:57.379 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.