Ariane 42P+ R/B

Ariane 42P+ R/B

Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 1992-084B
Launched: 1 DEC 1992 @ 22:4 UTC
Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mission: Superbird A1 (Japanese communications satellite)

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 17 MAY 2015 07:55 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 17 MAY 2015 03:12:04.121 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.