Saturday, September 24, 2011

NASA Updates re-entry of UARS Satellite


NASA has updated the re-entry of UARS Satellite, which is still pending to enter and fall on earth. According to new NASA Update it will re-enter today and may fall in between Australia, Canada or Africa. 

According to the 11th Update of Nasa today: 

Update #11
Sat, 24 Sep 2011 04:30:46 AM GMT+0500

As of 7 p.m. EDT on Sept. 23, 2011, the orbit of UARS was 90 miles by 95 miles (145 km by 150 km). Re-entry is expected between 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, and 3 a.m., Sept. 24, Eastern Daylight Time (3 a.m. to 7 a.m. GMT). During that time period, the satellite will be passing over Canada, Africa and Australia, as well as vast areas of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian oceans. The risk to public safety is very remote.

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