GSLV Rocket Body

GSLV Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2017-024B
NORAD Number: 42696
Launched: 05 May 2017 @ 11:27 UTC
Site: Satish Dhawan Space Centre, India
Mission: GSAT-9 Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 10 OCT 2017 08:24 UTC ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 09 OCT 2017 17:35:06.919 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.