Antares R/B Debris

Antares R/B Debris

Object Description

Type: Debris
Int’l Designation: 2017-071C
NORAD Number: 43008
Launched: 12 November 2017 @ 12:19 UTC
Site: Wallops Flight Facility, US
Mission: Cygnus CRS OA-8E ISS Resupply

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 14 NOV 2017 14:45 UTC ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 14 NOV 2017 03:56:11.342 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.