SL-4 Rocket Body

Common Name

Object Description

Type: SL-4 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2012-074B
Launched: 19 DEC 2012 @ 12:12:35 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Mission: Soyuz TMA-07M transporting crew to the International Space Station


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 22 DEC 2012 @ 13:26 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 22 DEC 2012 @ 07:42:11.815 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.