SL-3 Rocket Body

SL-3 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 1980-093B
Launched: 21 Nov 1980 @ 11:53 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: Cosmos 1222

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 18 Apr 2015 15:43 UTC ± 01 hours
Prediction Epoch: 18 Apr 2015 10:59:19.094 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.