Ariane 5 Debris (Sylda)


Object Description

Type: Payload Adaptor
Int’l Designation: 2011-049D
Launched: 21 Sept 2011 @  21:38 UTC
Site: Centre Spatial Guyanais
Mission: SES-2 Communications Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 19 Sep 2015 13:31 UTC ± 06 hours
Prediction Epoch: 18 Sep 2015 11:31:45.741   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.