CZ-3B Rocket Body


Rocket Body

Type: CZ-3B R/B
Int’l Designation: 2010-042B
Launched: 04 SEP 2010 @ 16:14 UTC
Site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center
Mission: ChinaSat 6A

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 04 DEC 2015 19:28 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 04 Dec 2015 12:22:42.296 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.