Minotaur 5 Rocket Body

Minotaur 5 R/B(4)

Object Description

Type: Minotaur 5 R/B(4)
Int’l Designation: 2013-047B
Launched: 07 SEP 2013 @ 03:27 UTC
Site: Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport, Wallops Island, VA
Mission: LADEE – Lunar Exploration Satellite


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 27 NOV 2013 07:20 UTC ± 4 hours
Prediction Epoch: 26 NOV 2013 15:14:20.574 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.