Atlas 5 Centaur R/B

Atlas 5 Centaur Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2005-009B
Launched: 11 MAR 2005 @ 21:42 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral, FL
Mission: INMARSAT4-F1 Communications


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 01 JUL 2014 07:42 UTC ± 6 hours
Prediction Epoch: 30 JUN 2014 08:11:03.304 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.