Ariane 5 Debris

Ariane 5 Debris

Object Description

Type: Ariane 5 Debris – SYLDA Dispenser
Int’l Designation: 2007-007D
Launched: 11 MAR [email protected] 22:03 UTC
Site: Centre Spacial Guyanais
Mission: INSAT 4B and SKYNET 5A communications satellites


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 06 APR 2013 @ 21:37 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 06 APR-2013 @ 17:34:50.728 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.