Iridium 98 (ID 27451)

Object Description
Reentry Type
Payload
Int'l Designation 2002-031B
NORAD Number
27451
Launched 20 June 2002 @ 09:33 UTC
Site
Mission Iridium 97 & 98 Communications Satellites
Reentry Prediction
Predicted Reentry Time 24 Aug 2018 06:34 UTC ± 1 hour
Orbit Epoch 24 AUG 2018 03:43:18.573
Prediction Ground Track Iridium 98 (ID 27451) 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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