Minotaur Rocket Body

Minotaur Rocket Body


Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2017-050F
NORAD Number: 42926
Launched: 26 August 2017 @ 06:04 UTC
Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, US
Mission: ORS-5 Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 01 SEP 2017 19:38 ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 01 SEP 2017 05:00:48.716 UTC
Prediction Ground Track:

 

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.


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