KZ-1A Rocket Body


Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2017-002D
NORAD Number: 41916
Launched: 09 January 2017 @ 04:11 UTC
Site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China
Mission: Jilin Linye-1 Remote Sensing Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 17 JUL 2017 13:49 UTC ± 1 hour
Prediction Epoch: 17 JUL 2017 11:10:35.321 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.