Cosmos 2196

Cosmos 2196

Object Description

Type: Satellite
Int’l Designation: 1992-040A
NORAD Number: 22017
Launched: 8 July 1992 @ 09:53 UTC
Site: Plesetsk Missile and Space Complex, Russia
Mission: Missile Warning Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 27 September 2016 18:30 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 27 SEP 2016 09:24:13.229 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.