SL-8 Rocket Body

SL-8 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 1983-111B
Launched: 11 NOV 1983 @ 12:30 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome
Mission: Soviet atmospheric research satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 25 July 2015 07:32 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 24 Jul 2015 22:19:57.520 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.