Single Satellite View for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 169.0E
03.03.2015 02:55:38 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]
169.0253E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0298N 168.9653E 169.0399E 0.003E 0.0014 0.0013 0.0573 0.0000 0.0384 35799.87 35771.45
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
02.03.2015 19:55:38 03.03.2015 02:52:34 006:56:00 T= 0.29 35774.51 35785.66 -0.74 1.29 98065A 25522 03.03.2015 05:47 35783.7092 -2.6908
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:02.03.2015 19:55:38 UTC
Time Since Epoch:006:56:00 T= 0.29 days
15061.83030093
Time of calculation:03.03.2015 02:52:34 UTC
15062.11984207
Next supplementary TLE epoch at 02.03.2015 19:55:38 UTC (15061.830300930)
Crossing equatorDescending 03.03.2015 05:47 UTC
Max east169.0404E 03.03.2015 06:22 UTC
Max south00.0425S 03.03.2015 11:43 UTC@Lon:169.008E
Apogee35799.87 [km] 03.03.2015 12:19 UTC@Lon:169.002E
Crossing equatorAscending 03.03.2015 17:40 UTC
Max west168.9645E 03.03.2015 18:16 UTC
Max north00.0421N 03.03.2015 23:37 UTC@Lon:168.997E
Perigee35771.45 [km] 04.03.2015 00:17 UTC@Lon:169.004E

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) :
03.03.2015 05:47 UTC Lon:169.0399E -3[km] from GEO Desc.0
03.03.2015 17:40 UTC Lon:168.9649E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 53m 14s
04.03.2015 05:35 UTC Lon:169.0423E -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 54m 14s
04.03.2015 17:29 UTC Lon:168.9677E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 54m 14s
05.03.2015 05:24 UTC Lon:169.0447E -4[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 55m 14s
05.03.2015 17:19 UTC Lon:168.9707E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 55m 14s
06.03.2015 05:15 UTC Lon:169.0474E -4[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
06.03.2015 17:13 UTC Lon:168.9738E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
07.03.2015 05:10 UTC Lon:169.0505E -4[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
07.03.2015 17:08 UTC Lon:168.9773E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
08.03.2015 05:06 UTC Lon:169.0543E -4[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
08.03.2015 17:05 UTC Lon:168.9815E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
09.03.2015 05:04 UTC Lon:169.0589E -4[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 14s
09.03.2015 17:03 UTC Lon:168.9864E 2[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 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) :
04.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0284 E
05.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0315 E
06.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0348 E
07.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0385 E
08.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0427 E
09.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0476 E
10.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0535 E
11.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0603 E
12.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0684 E
13.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0775 E
14.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0877 E
15.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.0987 E
16.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1104 E
17.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1225 E
18.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1348 E
19.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1473 E
20.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1598 E
21.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1727 E
22.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1859 E
23.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.1995 E
24.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2135 E
25.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2279 E
26.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2426 E
27.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2574 E
28.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2722 E
29.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.2869 E
30.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3015 E
31.03.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3161 E
01.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3306 E
02.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3453 E
03.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3603 E
04.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3758 E
05.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.3919 E
06.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.4088 E
07.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.4268 E
08.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.4459 E
09.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.4662 E
10.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.4876 E
11.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.5101 E
12.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.5333 E
13.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.5572 E
14.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.5814 E
15.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.6058 E
16.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.6303 E
17.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.6551 E
18.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.6803 E
19.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.7058 E
20.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.7319 E
21.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.7584 E
22.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.7853 E
23.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.8124 E
24.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.8397 E
25.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.8669 E
26.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.8942 E
27.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.9214 E
28.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.9486 E
29.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 169.9759 E
30.04.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.0035 E
01.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.0314 E
02.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.0600 E
03.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.0894 E
04.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.1198 E
05.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.1512 E
06.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.1839 E
07.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.2179 E
08.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.2530 E
09.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.2890 E
10.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.3259 E
11.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.3632 E
12.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.4009 E
13.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.4389 E
14.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.4771 E
15.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.5156 E
16.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.5545 E
17.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.5939 E
18.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.6339 E
19.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.6744 E
20.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.7153 E
21.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.7564 E
22.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.7977 E
23.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.8390 E
24.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.8803 E
25.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.9216 E
26.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 170.9630 E
27.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.0047 E
28.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.0468 E
29.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.0894 E
30.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.1328 E
31.05.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.1771 E
01.06.2015 02:52:33 UTC 171.2225 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !