Equator crossing and other events for INMARSAT 5-F3 22-02-2018 18:51:31 UTC
Equator crossing and other events for INMARSAT 5-F3
Time span hours:170 resolution step:1[minutes]
TLE source:Celestrak,geo.txt
22-02-2018 18:51:31 UTC
1999 - Jens T. Satre
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This list contains forecasted events based on TLE data.
The accuracy is better the more inclined the satellite is
For satellites with inclination less than 0.1deg the forecasted events is NOT accurate.
Accuracy seems to be quite good with inclination higher than 0.5degrees


TLE source:Celestrak,geo.txt

Events

2018-02-22 22:49:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.580E ( -1 km)

2018-02-23 00:20:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.580 East

2018-02-23 04:46:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.015 South

2018-02-23 10:44:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.568E ( 1 km)

2018-02-23 14:04:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.566 East

2018-02-23 16:42:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.014 North

2018-02-23 22:39:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.573E ( -1 km)

2018-02-24 00:29:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.573 East

2018-02-24 04:37:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.014 South

2018-02-24 10:34:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.562E ( 1 km)

2018-02-24 13:49:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.560 East

2018-02-24 16:33:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.015 North

2018-02-24 22:30:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.567E ( -1 km)

2018-02-25 00:37:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.568 East

2018-02-25 04:31:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.015 South

2018-02-25 10:27:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.557E ( 1 km)

2018-02-25 13:36:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.556 East

2018-02-25 16:30:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.015 North

2018-02-25 22:26:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.563E ( -1 km)

2018-02-26 00:41:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.564 East

2018-02-26 04:31:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.016 South

2018-02-26 10:27:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.554E ( 1 km)

2018-02-26 13:26:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.552 East

2018-02-26 16:33:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.017 North

2018-02-26 22:29:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.560E ( -1 km)

2018-02-27 00:41:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.561 East

2018-02-27 04:36:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.018 South

2018-02-27 10:33:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.551E ( 1 km)

2018-02-27 12:07:31 UTC SATELLITE ENTERS EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-27 12:22:31 UTC SATELLITE LEAVES EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-27 13:19:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.549 East

2018-02-27 16:41:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.019 North

2018-02-27 22:38:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.558E ( -1 km)

2018-02-28 00:40:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.558 East

2018-02-28 04:46:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.020 South

2018-02-28 10:44:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.548E ( 1 km)

2018-02-28 12:02:31 UTC SATELLITE ENTERS EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-28 12:27:31 UTC SATELLITE LEAVES EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-28 13:14:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.547 East

2018-02-28 16:52:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.021 North

2018-02-28 22:51:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.555E ( -1 km)

2018-03-01 00:36:31 UTC MAX EAST 179.556 East

2018-03-01 04:59:31 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.023 South

2018-03-01 10:58:31 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.545E ( 1 km)

2018-03-01 11:59:31 UTC SATELLITE ENTERS EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-03-01 12:30:31 UTC SATELLITE LEAVES EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-03-01 13:10:31 UTC MAX WEST 179.544 East

2018-03-01 17:06:31 UTC MAX NORTH 0.024 North

Execution time: 4,431.28ms



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