Detailed satellite data for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 168.9E
01.05.2016 02:13:43 UTC
1999 - Jens T. Satre
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Current Sat Longitude Sat Name Launch date Site Org Op Current Lat Longitude at Epoch Equator Crossing Longitude Current Lon Driftrate [degpr.day] Lon rate of change [pr.10 min] Lat rate of change [pr.10min] Inclination E/W Lon Osc (Incl) E/W Lon Osc (Ecc) Current apogee[km] Current perigee[km]
168.9161E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0692S 168.9081E 168.9341E 0.004E 0.0018 0.0055 0.1578 0.0001 0.0416 35801.18 35770.48
Epoch Time of calculation Time since Epoch Current Alt [km] AVR Alt [km] AVR Distance from GEO [km] Number of orbits ID SatCat Predicted Time next crossing Alt. Eq. Crossing Dist. from GEO eq crossing Satellite velocity
[km/s]
Satellite period
[hh:mm:ss]
28.04.2016 12:25:11 01.05.2016 02:11:42 061:46:00 T= 2.57 35771.14 35785.83 -0.57 3.58 98065A 25522 01.05.2016 04:06 35775.0682 -11.3318 3.0752 23:56:05.4
Satellite launced at Tyuratam Missile and Space Center, Kazakhstan (Also known as Baikonur Cosmodrome) 1998
Satellite Source : United States
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Forecasted events for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) :
Maneuvre & Supplementary TLE, Epoch:28.04.2016 12:25:11 UTC
Time Since Epoch:061:46:00 T= 2.57 days
16119.51748843
Time of calculation:01.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC
16122.09146566
No next TLE epoch date available
Crossing equatorAscending 01.05.2016 04:06 UTC
Max east168.9464E 01.05.2016 07:08 UTC
Max north00.1450N 01.05.2016 10:06 UTC@Lon:168.934E
Apogee35801.18 [km] 01.05.2016 13:04 UTC@Lon:168.905E
Crossing equatorDescending 01.05.2016 16:04 UTC
Max west168.8644E 01.05.2016 19:01 UTC
Max south00.1455S 01.05.2016 22:04 UTC@Lon:168.877E
Perigee35770.48 [km] 02.05.2016 01:02 UTC@Lon:168.907E

NOTE: The accuracy of TLE will affect the
accuracy of the time calculated.
There will typicaly be better accuracy of
time calculated the larger
eccentricity and inclination are.
Best accurcy will be obtained
for satellites using supplementary TLE from CELESTRAK.
Next 14 equator crossings for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) :
01.05.2016 04:06 UTC Lon:168.9341E -11[km] from GEO Asc.0
01.05.2016 16:04 UTC Lon:168.8762E 10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
02.05.2016 04:03 UTC Lon:168.9371E -11[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
02.05.2016 16:01 UTC Lon:168.8793E 10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
03.05.2016 03:58 UTC Lon:168.9405E -11[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
03.05.2016 15:56 UTC Lon:168.8831E 10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
04.05.2016 03:53 UTC Lon:168.9443E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
04.05.2016 15:50 UTC Lon:168.8879E 10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
05.05.2016 03:46 UTC Lon:168.9488E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
05.05.2016 15:43 UTC Lon:168.8933E 10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
06.05.2016 03:40 UTC Lon:168.9539E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
06.05.2016 15:36 UTC Lon:168.8998E 11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
07.05.2016 03:32 UTC Lon:168.9597E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
07.05.2016 15:28 UTC Lon:168.9069E 11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s

NOTE: The accuracy of TLE will affect the
accuracy of the time calculated.
There will typicaly be better accuracy of
time calculated the larger
the inclination are.
Best accurcy will be obtained
for satellites using supplementary TLE fron CELESTRAK.
Next 90 days longitude predictions
for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) :
02.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9198 E
03.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9239 E
04.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9285 E
05.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9339 E
06.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9401 E
07.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9470 E
08.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9546 E
09.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9627 E
10.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9710 E
11.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9793 E
12.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9874 E
13.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 168.9951 E
14.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0026 E
15.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0098 E
16.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0169 E
17.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0241 E
18.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0317 E
19.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0397 E
20.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0484 E
21.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0578 E
22.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0681 E
23.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0793 E
24.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.0914 E
25.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1044 E
26.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1181 E
27.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1325 E
28.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1474 E
29.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1628 E
30.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1787 E
31.05.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.1951 E
01.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.2122 E
02.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.2300 E
03.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.2486 E
04.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.2679 E
05.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.2878 E
06.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.3082 E
07.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.3286 E
08.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.3489 E
09.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.3689 E
10.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.3886 E
11.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.4081 E
12.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.4274 E
13.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.4467 E
14.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.4662 E
15.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.4861 E
16.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.5066 E
17.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.5278 E
18.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.5498 E
19.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.5727 E
20.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.5965 E
21.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.6212 E
22.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.6468 E
23.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.6730 E
24.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.6999 E
25.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.7274 E
26.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.7553 E
27.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.7837 E
28.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.8127 E
29.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.8425 E
30.06.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.8730 E
01.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.9043 E
02.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.9364 E
03.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 169.9689 E
04.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.0018 E
05.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.0346 E
06.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.0673 E
07.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.0997 E
08.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.1318 E
09.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.1637 E
10.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.1956 E
11.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.2276 E
12.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.2599 E
13.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.2927 E
14.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.3262 E
15.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.3605 E
16.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.3957 E
17.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.4318 E
18.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.4689 E
19.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.5068 E
20.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.5456 E
21.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.5851 E
22.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.6252 E
23.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.6659 E
24.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.7071 E
25.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.7489 E
26.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.7913 E
27.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.8346 E
28.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.8787 E
29.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.9237 E
30.07.2016 02:11:42 UTC 170.9693 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !