SL-4 Rocket Body

SL-4 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: SL-4 Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2013-078D
Launched: 28 DEC 2013 at 12:30 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

SKRL 756-1 & -2 (passive spheres), AIST 1 (student satellite)


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 08 MAY 2014 03:22 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 07 MAY 2014 21:39:10.505 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.