PSLV Rocket Body

PSLV Rocket Body

Object Description

Type: Rocket Body
Int’l Designation: 2012-017B
NORAD Number: 38249
Launched: 26 April 2012 00:17 UTC
Site: Satish Dhawan Space Centre, India
Mission: RISAT-1 Remote Sensing Satellite

Reentry Prediction

Predicted Reentry Time: 3 APR 2018 15:20 UTC ± 3 hours
Prediction Epoch: 03 APR 2018 04:36:25.724 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.