SL-4 Rocket Body

SL-4 Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2016-063B
NORAD Number: 41821
Launched: 19 October 2016 @ 08:05 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: Soyuz MS-02 Launch to the International Space Station

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 23 OCT 2016 07:16 ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 22 OCT 2016 22:43:49.656 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.