Iridium 30

Iridium 30

Object Description

Type: Satellite
Int’l Designation: 1997-051F
NORAD Number: 24949
Launched: 14 September 1997 @ 01:36 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Mission: Iridium 27-33 Satellites

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 28 SEP 2017 13:46 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 28 SEP 2017 08:06:54.551 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.