Iridium 24 (ID 24905)

Reentry Prediction
Predicted Reentry Time 12 May 2019 09:03 UTC ± 13 hours
Orbit Epoch
Prediction Ground Track Iridium 24 (ID 24905) Reentry Prediction 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.

Object Description
Reentry Type
Int'l Designation 1997-043C
NORAD Number
Launched 21 August 1997 @ 00:38 UTC
Launch Site
Mission Iridium 22-26 Communications Satellites

Note: For clarity, ground track is limited to +/- 6 hours

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