SL-6 Rocket Body

SL-6 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: SL-6 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1993-049D
Launched: 04 AUG 1993 @ 00:52 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome
Mission: Molniya 3-45 communications satellite


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 15 JAN 2013 @ 12:57 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 15 JAN 2013 @ 06:51:15.957 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.