CZ-4B Rocket Body

CZ-4B Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2016-033D
NORAD Number: 41559
Launched: 30 May 2016 @ 03:17 UTC
Site: Taiyuan Space Center, China
Mission: Second Ziyuan 3 land survey satellite and the NuSat 1 and 2 microsatellites

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 08 JAN 2017 05:48 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 08 JAN 2017 02:24:11.172 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.

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