Falcon 9 R/B

Falcon 9 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket body
Int’l Designation: 2015-021B
Launched: 14 APR 2015 @ 20:10 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Mission: ISS Resupply

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 22 Apr 2015 22:44 UTC ± 02  hours
Prediction Epoch: 22 Apr 2015 15:30:50.171 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:


For clarity, ground track plot is limited to ± 6 hours


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.