SZ-9 Module

Shenzhou 9 Module

Object Description

Type: Orbital Module
Int’l Designation: 2012-032H
Launched: 16 JUN 2012 @ 10:37 UTC
Site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center
Mission: Shenzhou 9 human space flight


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 02 DEC 2012 @ 16:55 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 02 DEC 2012 @ 11:19:03.615 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.