Detailed satellite data for GOES 16 89.3W
18.10.2017 18:08:06 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]
89.3250W GOES 16 11/19/2016 AFETR US + 0.0048N 89.3000W 89.3239W 0.009W 0.0001 0.0008 0.0016 0.0000 0.0108 35790.53 35782.60
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]
18.10.2017 04:09:43 18.10.2017 18:07:40 013:57:00 T= 0.58 35784.78 35786.57 0.17 338.58 16071A 41866 18.10.2017 19:03 35783.9745 -2.4255 3.0747 23:56:07.1
Satellite launced at Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA 2016
Satellite Source : United States
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Atmospheric Refraction:
Skew:

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Forecasted events for GOES 16 :
Normal TLE source, Epoch:18.10.2017 04:09:43 UTC
Time Since Epoch:013:57:00 T= 0.58 days
17291.17342468
Time of calculation:18.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC
17291.75532851
No next TLE epoch date available
Crossing equatorDescending 18.10.2017 19:03 UTC
Perigee35782.60 [km] 18.10.2017 22:20 UTC@Lon:089.317W
Max south00.0200S 19.10.2017 01:05 UTC@Lon:089.311W
Max east089.3082W 19.10.2017 03:50 UTC
Crossing equatorAscending 19.10.2017 07:11 UTC
Apogee35790.53 [km] 19.10.2017 10:19 UTC@Lon:089.321W
Max north00.0194N 19.10.2017 13:14 UTC@Lon:089.330W
Max west089.3343W 19.10.2017 16:49 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 GOES 16 :
18.10.2017 19:03 UTC Lon:89.3239W -2[km] from GEO Desc.0
19.10.2017 07:11 UTC Lon:89.3123W 3[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 08m 15s
19.10.2017 19:21 UTC Lon:89.3321W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 09m 15s
20.10.2017 07:29 UTC Lon:89.3223W 3[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 08m 15s
20.10.2017 19:38 UTC Lon:89.3410W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 09m 15s
21.10.2017 07:47 UTC Lon:89.3331W 3[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 09m 15s
21.10.2017 19:56 UTC Lon:89.3504W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 08m 15s
22.10.2017 08:04 UTC Lon:89.3443W 4[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 08m 15s
22.10.2017 20:11 UTC Lon:89.3603W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 07m 15s
23.10.2017 08:17 UTC Lon:89.3559W 4[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 06m 15s
23.10.2017 20:24 UTC Lon:89.3708W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 06m 15s
24.10.2017 08:29 UTC Lon:89.3679W 4[km] from GEO Asc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 05m 15s
24.10.2017 20:32 UTC Lon:89.3818W -3[km] from GEO Desc.0 Time since last crossing:12h 03m 15s
25.10.2017 08:35 UTC Lon:89.3802W 4[km] from GEO Asc.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 GOES 16 :
19.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3337 W
20.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3431 W
21.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3531 W
22.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3636 W
23.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3744 W
24.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3858 W
25.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.3976 W
26.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4101 W
27.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4231 W
28.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4369 W
29.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4515 W
30.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4667 W
31.10.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4827 W
01.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.4991 W
02.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5157 W
03.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5325 W
04.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5491 W
05.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5654 W
06.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5817 W
07.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.5981 W
08.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.6150 W
09.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.6327 W
10.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.6517 W
11.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.6722 W
12.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.6943 W
13.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.7179 W
14.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.7427 W
15.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.7686 W
16.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.7952 W
17.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.8226 W
18.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.8504 W
19.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.8786 W
20.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.9072 W
21.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.9363 W
22.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.9659 W
23.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 89.9961 W
24.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.0270 W
25.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.0586 W
26.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.0909 W
27.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.1239 W
28.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.1574 W
29.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.1914 W
30.11.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.2254 W
01.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.2594 W
02.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.2932 W
03.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.3268 W
04.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.3604 W
05.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.3942 W
06.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.4286 W
07.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.4641 W
08.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.5010 W
09.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.5394 W
10.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.5792 W
11.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.6205 W
12.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.6629 W
13.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.7063 W
14.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.7503 W
15.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.7949 W
16.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.8399 W
17.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.8854 W
18.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.9312 W
19.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 90.9775 W
20.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.0243 W
21.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.0717 W
22.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.1198 W
23.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.1685 W
24.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.2180 W
25.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.2682 W
26.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.3187 W
27.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.3695 W
28.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.4203 W
29.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.4710 W
30.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.5214 W
31.12.2017 18:07:40 UTC 91.5716 W
01.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.6219 W
02.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.6726 W
03.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.7240 W
04.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.7767 W
05.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.8308 W
06.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.8864 W
07.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 91.9434 W
08.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.0017 W
09.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.0610 W
10.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.1211 W
11.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.1818 W
12.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.2429 W
13.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.3044 W
14.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.3662 W
15.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.4285 W
16.01.2018 18:07:40 UTC 92.4912 W

NOTE: Based on current TLE data

NOTE: Prediction based on Inclination=0 !