SSN-23 Rocket Body

SSN-23 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: SSN-23 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1998-042C
Launched: 07 JUL 1998
Site: Launched from Russian Submarine in Barents Sea
Mission: TUBSAT N & N1 (Germany)


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 09 MAY 2014 06:44 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 08 MAY 2014 22:53:39.154 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.