Object Description

Type: Satellite
Int’l Designation: 2006-037A
NORAD Number: 29393
Launched: 11 September 2006
Site: Tanegashima Space Center, Japan
Mission: Information Gathering Satellite 3A

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 29 OCT 2016 15:37 ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 29 Oct 2016 13:15:25.881 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.