News about 'ROSAT'

Oct 25, 2011

ROSAT update: German satellite fell over Bay of Bengal

ROSAT update: German satellite fell over Bay of Bengal
By in Asia, Astronomy, Science 1 comment

ROentgen SATellite (ROSAT), the doomed German satellite that returned to Earth’s atmosphere last Sunday, October 23, fell over the Bay of Bengal, between India and Myanmar. German satellite ROSAT (Artist’s sketch) Image Credit: heasarc.nasa.gov According to the latest update by the German Aerospace Center on Tuesday, October 25, 2011, ROSAT fell over the Bay of […]


Oct 23, 2011

ROSAT update: Falling German satellite enters Earth atmosphere

ROSAT update: Falling German satellite enters Earth atmosphere
By in Asia, Astronomy, North America, Science, South America, United States, World 2 comments

Updated: October 25, 2011 8:20 p.m. Read ROSAT update: German satellite fell over Bay of Bengal The German falling satellite, ROentgen SATellite (ROSAT), has entered the Earth’s atmosphere on Sunday, with no confirmation yet if pieces of debris have reached the Earth’s surface. German satellite ROSAT, being tested in the space simulation chamber Image Credit: […]


Oct 23, 2011

ROSAT: German falling satellite will not re-enter over Europe, Africa or Australia

ROSAT: German falling satellite will not re-enter over Europe, Africa or Australia
By in Africa, Archaelogy, Asia, Australia, Europe, Science, United States, World 2 comments

Updated: October 23, 2011 5:31 p.m. Read ROSAT update: Falling German satellite enters Earth atmosphere The German satellite, ROentgen SATellite (ROSAT), which is now falling back to earth, will not re-enter over Europe, Africa or Australia. Re-entry of ROSAT, German falling satellite (Animation) Image Credit: Analytical Graphics, Inc. According to the latest update of German […]


Oct 19, 2011

ROSAT: German falling satellite may re-enter earth between October 22 and 23

ROSAT: German falling satellite may re-enter earth between October 22 and 23
By in Astronomy, Europe, Science 1 comment

Updated: October 23, 2011 11:45 a.m. Read ROSAT: German falling satellite will not re-enter over Europe, Africa or Australia German falling satellite, ROentgen SATellite (ROSAT) may re-enter earth between October 22 and 23 (Saturday and Sunday), with the exact time and location notably hard to predict. German falling satellite ROSAT (Artist’s sketch) Image Credit: DLR.de […]