CZ-4 Debris


Object Description

Type: Debris
Int’l Designation: 2006-046D
NORAD Number: 29508
Launched: 23 October 2006 @ 23:34 UTC
Site: Taiyuan Space Center, China
Mission: SJ-6 Surveillance Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 21 APR 2017 03:47 UTC ± 7 hours
Prediction Epoch: 19 APR 2017 21:44:52.104 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

Note: For clarity, ground track 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.