SL-8 Rocket Body

SL-8 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2008-036B
Launched: 22 JUL 2008 @ 02:40 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: SAR LUPE 5


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 01 MAY 2014 23:03 UTC ± 1 hours
Prediction Epoch: 01 MAY 2014 18:02:28.958 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.