Iridium 40 (ID 25041)

Object Description
Reentry Type
Payload
Int'l Designation 1998-069C
NORAD Number
25041
Launched 09 November 1997 @ 01:34 UTC
Launch Site
Mission Iridium 38-41, 43 Communications Satellites
Reentry Prediction
Predicted Reentry Time 23 Sep 2018 10:19 UTC ± 3 hours
Orbit Epoch
Prediction Ground Track Iridium 40 (ID 25041) 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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