Detailed satellite data for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 168.9E
01.10.2016 15:22:36 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]
168.8818E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.3158S 168.9295E 168.8711E 0.005W 0.0010 0.0148 0.4712 0.0010 0.0284 35796.77 35775.64
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]
29.09.2016 10:07:58 01.10.2016 15:21:11 053:13:00 T= 2.22 35793.96 35786.20 -0.20 3.22 98065A 25522 01.10.2016 18:11 35787.0384 0.6384 3.0744 23:56:06.5
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:29.09.2016 10:07:58 UTC
Time Since Epoch:053:13:00 T= 2.22 days
16273.42219907
Time of calculation:01.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC
16275.63971760
No next TLE epoch date available
Crossing equatorAscending 01.10.2016 18:11 UTC
Max west168.8707E 01.10.2016 18:51 UTC
Max north00.4686N 02.10.2016 00:10 UTC@Lon:168.896E
Perigee35775.64 [km] 02.10.2016 00:29 UTC@Lon:168.899E
Max east168.9258E 02.10.2016 06:06 UTC
Crossing equatorDescending 02.10.2016 06:08 UTC
Max south00.4688S 02.10.2016 12:08 UTC@Lon:168.898E
Apogee35796.77 [km] 02.10.2016 12:27 UTC@Lon:168.896E

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) :
01.10.2016 18:11 UTC Lon:168.8711E 1[km] from GEO Asc.1
02.10.2016 06:08 UTC Lon:168.9258E -1[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
02.10.2016 18:06 UTC Lon:168.8661E 1[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
03.10.2016 06:03 UTC Lon:168.9211E -1[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
03.10.2016 18:01 UTC Lon:168.8618E 1[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
04.10.2016 05:59 UTC Lon:168.9170E -1[km] from GEO Desc.-1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
04.10.2016 17:56 UTC Lon:168.8581E 1[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
05.10.2016 05:53 UTC Lon:168.9137E -1[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
05.10.2016 17:52 UTC Lon:168.8552E 1[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
06.10.2016 05:49 UTC Lon:168.9112E -1[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
06.10.2016 17:47 UTC Lon:168.8531E 1[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
07.10.2016 05:44 UTC Lon:168.9094E -1[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
07.10.2016 17:43 UTC Lon:168.8518E 1[km] from GEO Asc.1 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
08.10.2016 05:40 UTC Lon:168.9085E -1[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 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) :
02.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8764 E
03.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8715 E
04.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8674 E
05.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8641 E
06.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8616 E
07.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8598 E
08.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8589 E
09.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8586 E
10.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8589 E
11.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8597 E
12.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8610 E
13.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8628 E
14.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8652 E
15.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8684 E
16.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8724 E
17.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8774 E
18.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8834 E
19.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8901 E
20.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.8974 E
21.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9049 E
22.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9124 E
23.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9195 E
24.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9263 E
25.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9327 E
26.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9388 E
27.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9450 E
28.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9512 E
29.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9579 E
30.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9651 E
31.10.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9729 E
01.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9815 E
02.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 168.9910 E
03.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0013 E
04.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0124 E
05.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0242 E
06.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0367 E
07.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0498 E
08.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0634 E
09.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0776 E
10.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.0923 E
11.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1076 E
12.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1238 E
13.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1410 E
14.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1592 E
15.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1782 E
16.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.1980 E
17.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.2183 E
18.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.2386 E
19.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.2588 E
20.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.2786 E
21.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.2981 E
22.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.3173 E
23.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.3364 E
24.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.3555 E
25.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.3750 E
26.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.3948 E
27.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.4153 E
28.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.4366 E
29.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.4587 E
30.11.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.4816 E
01.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.5054 E
02.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.5300 E
03.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.5554 E
04.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.5813 E
05.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.6079 E
06.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.6350 E
07.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.6627 E
08.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.6909 E
09.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.7200 E
10.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.7500 E
11.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.7810 E
12.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.8130 E
13.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.8458 E
14.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.8793 E
15.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.9131 E
16.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.9469 E
17.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 169.9804 E
18.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.0137 E
19.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.0466 E
20.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.0793 E
21.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.1120 E
22.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.1448 E
23.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.1781 E
24.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.2119 E
25.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.2465 E
26.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.2818 E
27.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.3181 E
28.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.3552 E
29.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.3932 E
30.12.2016 15:21:11 UTC 170.4320 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !