Object Description

Type: GEO IK 2
Int’l Designation: 2011-005A
Launched: 01 FEB 2011 @ 14:00:14 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome
Mission: Geodesy satellite stranded in transfer orbit 


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 15 JUL 2013 15:31 UTC ± 0 hours
Prediction Epoch: 15 JUL 2013 13:52:48.48 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.