SL-8 Rocket Body

SL-8 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2008-014B
Launched: 27 MAR 2008 @ 15:15 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: SAR Lupe 4


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 23 NOV 2014 01:33 UTC ± 30 minutes
Prediction Epoch: 22 NOV 2014 23:33:43.108 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.