Single Satellite View for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 169.0E
29.03.2015 09:15:10 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]
169.0105E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0289S 168.9980E 168.9676E 0.003W 0.0013 0.0003 0.0225 0.0000 0.0352 35799.07 35773.03
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
26.03.2015 00:00:00 29.03.2015 09:13:08 081:13:00 T= 3.38 35796.65 35786.05 -0.35 4.39 98065A 25522 29.03.2015 14:08 35796.2479 9.8479
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:26.03.2015 00:00:00 UTC
Time Since Epoch:081:13:00 T= 3.38 days
15085
Time of calculation:29.03.2015 09:13:08 UTC
15088.38412862
Next supplementary TLE is maneuvre at 30.03.2015 18:06:37 UTC (15089.754594910)
Apogee35799.07 [km] 29.03.2015 11:36 UTC@Lon:168.990E
Crossing equatorAscending 29.03.2015 14:08 UTC
Max west168.9539E 29.03.2015 17:37 UTC
Max north00.0296N 29.03.2015 20:05 UTC@Lon:168.961E
Perigee35773.03 [km] 29.03.2015 23:34 UTC@Lon:168.989E
Crossing equatorDescending 30.03.2015 02:03 UTC
Max east169.0236E 30.03.2015 05:31 UTC
Max south00.0293S 30.03.2015 08:00 UTC@Lon:169.016E

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) :
29.03.2015 14:08 UTC Lon:168.9676E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0
30.03.2015 02:02 UTC Lon:169.0101E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 54m 14s
30.03.2015 13:58 UTC Lon:168.9663E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
31.03.2015 01:54 UTC Lon:169.0076E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 56m 14s
31.03.2015 13:52 UTC Lon:168.9645E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
01.04.2015 01:49 UTC Lon:169.0053E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 14s
01.04.2015 13:47 UTC Lon:168.9626E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 14s
02.04.2015 01:46 UTC Lon:169.0035E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 14s
02.04.2015 13:47 UTC Lon:168.9605E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 14s
03.04.2015 01:47 UTC Lon:169.0024E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 14s
03.04.2015 13:49 UTC Lon:168.9583E 10[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 02m 14s
04.04.2015 01:50 UTC Lon:169.0022E -11[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 01m 14s
04.04.2015 13:53 UTC Lon:168.9566E 9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 02m 14s
05.04.2015 01:55 UTC Lon:169.0027E -10[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 02m 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) :
30.03.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0080 E
31.03.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0055 E
01.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0029 E
02.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0006 E
03.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 168.9986 E
04.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 168.9972 E
05.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 168.9964 E
06.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 168.9966 E
07.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 168.9977 E
08.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0000 E
09.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0034 E
10.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0079 E
11.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0133 E
12.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0194 E
13.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0259 E
14.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0328 E
15.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0398 E
16.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0471 E
17.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0546 E
18.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0625 E
19.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0708 E
20.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0796 E
21.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0887 E
22.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.0982 E
23.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1078 E
24.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1174 E
25.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1270 E
26.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1365 E
27.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1459 E
28.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1553 E
29.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1649 E
30.04.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1748 E
01.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1851 E
02.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.1960 E
03.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2078 E
04.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2205 E
05.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2344 E
06.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2494 E
07.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2656 E
08.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.2828 E
09.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3009 E
10.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3196 E
11.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3387 E
12.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3580 E
13.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3776 E
14.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.3975 E
15.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.4176 E
16.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.4383 E
17.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.4594 E
18.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.4810 E
19.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.5030 E
20.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.5252 E
21.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.5476 E
22.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.5699 E
23.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.5923 E
24.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.6145 E
25.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.6368 E
26.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.6591 E
27.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.6817 E
28.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.7047 E
29.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.7283 E
30.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.7526 E
31.05.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.7779 E
01.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.8042 E
02.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.8317 E
03.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.8604 E
04.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.8903 E
05.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.9212 E
06.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.9528 E
07.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 169.9850 E
08.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.0176 E
09.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.0504 E
10.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.0835 E
11.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.1170 E
12.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.1508 E
13.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.1852 E
14.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.2201 E
15.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.2556 E
16.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.2913 E
17.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.3273 E
18.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.3634 E
19.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.3995 E
20.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.4356 E
21.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.4717 E
22.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.5079 E
23.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.5442 E
24.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.5809 E
25.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.6182 E
26.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.6561 E
27.06.2015 09:13:08 UTC 170.6949 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !