SL-04 Rocket Body


Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2017-043B
NORAD Number: 42899
Launched: 28 July 2017 @ 15:41 UTC
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Russia
Mission: Manned Soyuz MS-05 Mission to ISS

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 01 AUG 2017 07:31 UTC ± 2 hours
Prediction Epoch: 31 JUL 2017 22:51:51.771 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.