Iridium 72 (ID 25343)

Object Description
Reentry Type
Payload
Int'l Designation 1998-032B
NORAD Number
25343
Launched 17 May 1998 @ 21:16 UTC
Site
Mission Iridium 70, 72-75 Communications Satellites
Reentry Prediction
Predicted Reentry Time 14 May 2018 01:58 UTC ± 2 hours
Orbit Epoch 13 MAY 2018 19:52:10.137
Prediction Ground Track Iridium 72 (ID#25343) Prediction Ground Track Image View 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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