Cosmos 1271

Cosmos 1271

Object Description

Type: Cosmos 1271
Int’l Designation: 1981-046A
Launched: 19 MAY [email protected] 15:41 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome
Mission: Cosmos 1271


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 03 MAY 2013 22:46 UTC ± 6 hours
Prediction Epoch: 02 May 2013 21:19:33.646 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.