Pegasus Rocket Body

Pegasus Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Pegasus R/B
Int’l Designation: 2005 014B
Launched: 15 APR 2005 @ 17:26:52 UTC
Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base
Mission: Autonomous Rendezvous Demonstrator


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 31 JAN 2012 @ 22:00 UTC ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 31 JAN 2012 @ 09:00:02.906 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


Pegasus R/B


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.