Minotaur 4 R/B

Minotaur 4 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Minotaur 4 R/B
Int’l Designation: 2011-052B
Launched: 27 SEP [email protected] 15:49 UTC
Site: KODIAK Launch Complex
Mission: TACSAT 4


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 13 SEP 2013 01:59 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 12 SEP 2013 18:19:16.320 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.