Antares R/B

Antares R/B

Object Description

Type: Antares Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2013-051B
Launched: 18 SEP 2013 @ 14:58 UTC
Site: Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport, Wallops Island, VA
Mission: CYGNUS cargo ship


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 09 OCT 2013 18:41 UTC ± 0 hours
Prediction Epoch: 09 OCT 2013 14:26:54.488 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.