Briz-M DEB (Tank)


Object Description

Type: Briz-M DEB (Tank)
Int’l Designation: 2011-045C
Launched: 17 AUG 2011 @ 21:25 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Mission: Express AM-4 communications satellite


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 12 SEP 2012 04:05 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 11 SEP 2012 21:14:12.782 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.