Delta 2 Rocket Body

Delta 2 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Delta 2 R/B
Int’l Designation: 1996-003B
Launched: 14 JAN 1996 @ 11:10 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Mission: ABS 1A (KOREASAT 2)


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 30 OCT 2014 19:06 UTC ± 4 hours
Prediction Epoch: 30 OCT 2014 04:30:28.947 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.