SL-4 Rocket Body (sightings)

SL-4 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 2015-016B
Launched: 27 MAR 2015 @ 19:42:57UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Mission: Soyuz TMA-16M: Expedition 43 to ISS


Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 29 MAR 2015 14:26 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 29 MAR 2015 09:43:19.011 UTC
Observed Reentry Time 29 MAR 2015 12:49 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.