Delta 1 Rocket Body


Object Description

Type: Delta 1 R/B
Int’l Designation: 1961-017B
Launched: 21 JUL 1961 @ hh:mm UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral, FL
Mission:

TIROS 3 (Television and InfraRed Observation Satellite)

 

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 18 FEB 2014 21:09 UTC ± 1 hours
Prediction Epoch: 18 FEB 2014 18:52:14.425 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:  

1961-017B_050

Legend

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.