Antares R/B

Antares Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Antares Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2014-003B
Launched: 09 JAN 2014 @ 18:07 UTC
Site: Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport, Wallops Island, VA
Mission: Cygnus Freighter to International Space Station


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 18 JAN 2014 02:45 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 17 JAN 2014 20:50:19.251 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.