CZ-4B Rocket Body

CZ-4B Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 2014-053C
Launched: 08 SEP 2014 @ 03:22 UTC
Site: Taiyaun Space Center, China
Mission: Yaogan 21: Remote Sensing


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 23 OCT 2014 10:06 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 23 OCT  2014 03:48:39.981 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.