Detailed satellite data for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 168.9E
29.06.2016 10:46:00 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]
168.9167E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0846N 168.9046E 168.9065E 0.005W 0.0014 0.0119 0.2784 0.0003 0.0346 35799.32 35773.72
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]
27.06.2016 00:00:00 29.06.2016 10:43:50 058:43:00 T= 2.45 35797.62 35786.52 0.12 3.45 98065A 25522 29.06.2016 11:52 35799.0170 12.6170 3.0742 23:56:07.4
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) :
Supplementary TLE, Epoch:27.06.2016 00:00:00 UTC
Time Since Epoch:058:43:00 T= 2.45 days
16179
Time of calculation:29.06.2016 10:43:50 UTC
16181.44710843
No next TLE epoch date available
Crossing equatorDescending 29.06.2016 11:52 UTC
Apogee35799.32 [km] 29.06.2016 12:43 UTC@Lon:168.899E
Max south00.2866S 29.06.2016 17:52 UTC@Lon:168.864E
Max west168.8631E 29.06.2016 18:43 UTC
Crossing equatorAscending 29.06.2016 23:50 UTC
Perigee35773.72 [km] 30.06.2016 00:41 UTC@Lon:168.897E
Max north00.2878N 30.06.2016 05:49 UTC@Lon:168.930E
Max east168.9306E 30.06.2016 06:41 UTC

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) :
29.06.2016 11:52 UTC Lon:168.9065E 13[km] from GEO Desc.0
29.06.2016 23:51 UTC Lon:168.8892E -12[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
30.06.2016 11:48 UTC Lon:168.9025E 13[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 15s
30.06.2016 23:45 UTC Lon:168.8853E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 15s
01.07.2016 11:43 UTC Lon:168.8994E 13[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
01.07.2016 23:41 UTC Lon:168.8823E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 15s
02.07.2016 11:39 UTC Lon:168.8968E 13[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
02.07.2016 23:37 UTC Lon:168.8798E -12[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
03.07.2016 11:34 UTC Lon:168.8945E 12[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 15s
03.07.2016 23:33 UTC Lon:168.8773E -12[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
04.07.2016 11:32 UTC Lon:168.8919E 12[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 15s
04.07.2016 23:30 UTC Lon:168.8750E -13[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
05.07.2016 11:28 UTC Lon:168.8892E 12[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
05.07.2016 23:28 UTC Lon:168.8724E -13[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 15s

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) :
30.06.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9120 E
01.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9082 E
02.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9049 E
03.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9020 E
04.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8991 E
05.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8960 E
06.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8925 E
07.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8886 E
08.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8844 E
09.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8800 E
10.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8756 E
11.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8714 E
12.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8675 E
13.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8643 E
14.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8617 E
15.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8599 E
16.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8589 E
17.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8587 E
18.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8594 E
19.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8607 E
20.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8627 E
21.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8652 E
22.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8682 E
23.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8716 E
24.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8754 E
25.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8799 E
26.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8851 E
27.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8911 E
28.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.8980 E
29.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9055 E
30.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9135 E
31.07.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9217 E
01.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9298 E
02.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9376 E
03.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9450 E
04.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9521 E
05.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9588 E
06.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9655 E
07.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9722 E
08.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9792 E
09.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9867 E
10.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 168.9948 E
11.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0037 E
12.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0134 E
13.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0239 E
14.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0352 E
15.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0473 E
16.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0602 E
17.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0736 E
18.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.0875 E
19.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1019 E
20.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1167 E
21.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1321 E
22.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1482 E
23.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1651 E
24.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.1828 E
25.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2014 E
26.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2205 E
27.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2401 E
28.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2597 E
29.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2792 E
30.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.2983 E
31.08.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.3171 E
01.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.3356 E
02.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.3540 E
03.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.3723 E
04.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.3908 E
05.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.4098 E
06.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.4294 E
07.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.4496 E
08.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.4707 E
09.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.4927 E
10.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.5155 E
11.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.5393 E
12.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.5638 E
13.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.5890 E
14.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.6148 E
15.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.6412 E
16.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.6680 E
17.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.6955 E
18.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.7236 E
19.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.7525 E
20.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.7822 E
21.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.8129 E
22.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.8444 E
23.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.8765 E
24.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.9088 E
25.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.9412 E
26.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 169.9735 E
27.09.2016 10:43:49 UTC 170.0054 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !