CZ-2D Rocket Body

CZ-2D Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2016-023B
Launched: 5 April 2016 @ 17:38 UTC
Site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China
Mission: Shijian 10 Spacecraft

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 19 April 2016 @ 00:58 UTC ± 1 hours
Prediction Epoch: 18 Apr 2016 17:46:29.972 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.