Object Description

Type: Anusat
Int’l Designation: 2009-019B
Launched: 20 APR 2009 @ 0115 UTC
Site: Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR)
Mission: Communications technology demonstration


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 18 APR 2012 02:03 UTC ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 17 APR 2012 14:28:53.698 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.