Single Satellite View for INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 169.0E
22.12.2014 23:24:06 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]
168.9889E INTELSAT 8 (IS-8) 11/04/1998 TYMSC US + 0.0280S 168.9972E 169.0109E 0.003W 0.0013 0.0012 0.0461 0.0000 0.0303 35797.71 35775.33
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
22.12.2014 00:00:00 22.12.2014 23:21:31 023:21:00 T= 0.97 35775.51 35786.52 0.12 1.98 98065A 25522 23.12.2014 02:19 35777.3928 -9.0072
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:22.12.2014 00:00:00 UTC
Time Since Epoch:023:21:00 T= 0.97 days
14356
Time of calculation:22.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC
14356.97328677
Next supplementary TLE epoch at 22.12.2014 00:00:00 UTC (14356.000000000)
Crossing equatorAscending 23.12.2014 02:19 UTC
Max east169.0233E 23.12.2014 05:55 UTC
Max north00.0387N 23.12.2014 08:16 UTC@Lon:169.018E
Apogee35797.71 [km] 23.12.2014 11:58 UTC@Lon:168.992E
Crossing equatorDescending 23.12.2014 14:20 UTC
Max west168.9609E 23.12.2014 18:01 UTC
Max south00.0369S 23.12.2014 20:17 UTC@Lon:168.966E
Perigee35775.33 [km] 23.12.2014 23:56 UTC@Lon:168.991E

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) :
23.12.2014 02:19 UTC Lon:169.0109E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0
23.12.2014 14:19 UTC Lon:168.9741E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 15s
24.12.2014 02:20 UTC Lon:169.0082E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 15s
24.12.2014 14:19 UTC Lon:168.9707E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 15s
25.12.2014 02:18 UTC Lon:169.0055E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 59m 15s
25.12.2014 14:16 UTC Lon:168.9678E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
26.12.2014 02:14 UTC Lon:169.0027E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 57m 15s
26.12.2014 14:12 UTC Lon:168.9652E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
27.12.2014 02:10 UTC Lon:169.0001E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
27.12.2014 14:08 UTC Lon:168.9625E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:11h 58m 15s
28.12.2014 02:09 UTC Lon:168.9978E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 15s
28.12.2014 14:09 UTC Lon:168.9596E 9[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 00m 15s
29.12.2014 02:11 UTC Lon:168.9961E -9[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 02m 15s
29.12.2014 14:14 UTC Lon:168.9564E 8[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 03m 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) :
23.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9861 E
24.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9837 E
25.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9815 E
26.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9793 E
27.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9772 E
28.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9754 E
29.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9738 E
30.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9726 E
31.12.2014 23:21:31 UTC 168.9718 E
01.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9713 E
02.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9712 E
03.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9712 E
04.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9711 E
05.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9711 E
06.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9709 E
07.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9707 E
08.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9706 E
09.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9706 E
10.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9708 E
11.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9716 E
12.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9729 E
13.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9751 E
14.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9783 E
15.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9827 E
16.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9882 E
17.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 168.9948 E
18.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0024 E
19.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0108 E
20.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0196 E
21.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0286 E
22.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0378 E
23.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0470 E
24.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0563 E
25.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0658 E
26.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0757 E
27.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0859 E
28.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.0965 E
29.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1074 E
30.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1185 E
31.01.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1297 E
01.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1408 E
02.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1518 E
03.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1628 E
04.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1738 E
05.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1848 E
06.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.1960 E
07.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2075 E
08.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2196 E
09.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2325 E
10.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2462 E
11.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2610 E
12.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2770 E
13.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.2942 E
14.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.3124 E
15.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.3315 E
16.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.3512 E
17.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.3713 E
18.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.3916 E
19.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.4119 E
20.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.4324 E
21.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.4530 E
22.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.4738 E
23.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.4951 E
24.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.5168 E
25.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.5389 E
26.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.5612 E
27.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.5837 E
28.02.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.6062 E
01.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.6287 E
02.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.6512 E
03.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.6736 E
04.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.6961 E
05.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.7187 E
06.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.7416 E
07.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.7650 E
08.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.7891 E
09.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.8140 E
10.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.8400 E
11.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.8671 E
12.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.8955 E
13.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.9251 E
14.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.9557 E
15.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 169.9871 E
16.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.0190 E
17.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.0513 E
18.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.0838 E
19.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.1164 E
20.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.1491 E
21.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.1821 E
22.03.2015 23:21:31 UTC 170.2156 E

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !


































































































































































































































































































































































































































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