H-2A Rocket Body

H-2A Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: H-2A Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2006 037B
Launched: 11 SEP 2006 @ 04:35 UTC
Site: Tanegashima Space Center
Mission: IGS 3A


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 16 Feb 2012 @ 00:21 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 15 Feb 2012 @ 17:19:10.963 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.