Detailed satellite data for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 169.0E
07.05.2015 08:35:12 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]
169.0365E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0199S 169.0134E 168.9690E 0.002E 0.0010 0.0004 0.0067 0.0000 0.0403 35800.83 35771.04
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]
04.05.2015 11:20:14 07.05.2015 08:33:10 069:12:00 T= 2.88 35794.49 35785.94 -0.46 3.89 98065A 25522 07.05.2015 16:12 35793.3744 6.9744 3.0744 23:56:05.7
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:04.05.2015 11:20:14 UTC
Time Since Epoch:069:12:00 T= 2.88 days
15124.47238426
Time of calculation:07.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC
15127.35637594
No next TLE epoch date available
Apogee35800.83 [km] 07.05.2015 12:13 UTC@Lon:169.004E
Max west168.9638E 07.05.2015 18:10 UTC
Crossing equatorDescending 07.05.2015 20:48 UTC
Max north-00.0185N 07.05.2015 20:48 UTC@Lon:168.973E
Max south00.0200S 07.05.2015 22:16 UTC@Lon:168.985E
Perigee35771.04 [km] 08.05.2015 00:12 UTC@Lon:169.005E
Crossing equatorAscending 08.05.2015 04:13 UTC
Max east169.0459E 08.05.2015 06:13 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) :
07.05.2015 16:12 UTC Lon:168.9690E 7[km] from GEO Asc.0
08.05.2015 04:13 UTC Lon:169.0406E -8[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 01m 14s
08.05.2015 16:10 UTC Lon:168.9715E 7[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
09.05.2015 04:05 UTC Lon:169.0433E -8[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 55m 14s
09.05.2015 16:00 UTC Lon:168.9754E 7[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 54m 14s
10.05.2015 03:52 UTC Lon:169.0461E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 52m 14s
10.05.2015 15:44 UTC Lon:168.9804E 8[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 52m 14s
11.05.2015 03:36 UTC Lon:169.0489E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 52m 14s
11.05.2015 15:30 UTC Lon:168.9856E 8[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 53m 14s
12.05.2015 03:23 UTC Lon:169.0522E -10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 53m 14s
12.05.2015 15:17 UTC Lon:168.9910E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 54m 14s
13.05.2015 03:13 UTC Lon:169.0562E -10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
13.05.2015 15:12 UTC Lon:168.9958E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
14.05.2015 03:10 UTC Lon:169.0610E -10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 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) :
08.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0385 E
09.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0413 E
10.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0446 E
11.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0483 E
12.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0522 E
13.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0564 E
14.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0609 E
15.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0657 E
16.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0710 E
17.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0768 E
18.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0830 E
19.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0895 E
20.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.0962 E
21.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1029 E
22.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1096 E
23.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1161 E
24.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1225 E
25.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1289 E
26.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1353 E
27.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1420 E
28.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1491 E
29.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1567 E
30.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1650 E
31.05.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1743 E
01.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1846 E
02.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.1961 E
03.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2086 E
04.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2222 E
05.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2367 E
06.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2519 E
07.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2675 E
08.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2835 E
09.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.2997 E
10.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.3161 E
11.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.3329 E
12.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.3501 E
13.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.3678 E
14.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.3860 E
15.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4046 E
16.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4235 E
17.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4425 E
18.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4614 E
19.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4803 E
20.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.4991 E
21.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.5178 E
22.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.5365 E
23.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.5553 E
24.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.5745 E
25.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.5941 E
26.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.6144 E
27.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.6356 E
28.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.6577 E
29.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.6810 E
30.06.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.7054 E
01.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.7309 E
02.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.7574 E
03.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.7848 E
04.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.8128 E
05.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.8411 E
06.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.8698 E
07.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.8987 E
08.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.9279 E
09.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.9575 E
10.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 169.9876 E
11.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.0183 E
12.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.0494 E
13.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.0809 E
14.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.1127 E
15.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.1445 E
16.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.1763 E
17.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.2081 E
18.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.2397 E
19.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.2714 E
20.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.3031 E
21.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.3351 E
22.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.3675 E
23.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.4006 E
24.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.4344 E
25.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.4692 E
26.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.5050 E
27.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.5421 E
28.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.5804 E
29.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.6198 E
30.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.6601 E
31.07.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.7012 E
01.08.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.7429 E
02.08.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.7850 E
03.08.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.8274 E
04.08.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.8700 E
05.08.2015 08:33:10 UTC 170.9131 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !