Equator crossing and other events for INMARSAT 5-F3 21-02-2018 17:18:56 UTC
Equator crossing and other events for INMARSAT 5-F3
Time span hours:170 resolution step:1[minutes]
TLE source:Celestrak,geo.txt
21-02-2018 17:18:56 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

2018-02-21 21:53:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.592E ( -1 km)

2018-02-21 23:04:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.593 East

2018-02-22 03:52:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.031 South

2018-02-22 09:47:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.582E ( -0 km)

2018-02-22 10:22:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.582 East

2018-02-22 15:46:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.032 North

2018-02-22 21:40:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.596E ( -1 km)

2018-02-22 23:12:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.597 East

2018-02-23 03:40:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.033 South

2018-02-23 09:34:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.587E ( -0 km)

2018-02-23 10:07:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.587 East

2018-02-23 15:34:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.034 North

2018-02-23 21:28:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.602E ( -1 km)

2018-02-23 23:19:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.602 East

2018-02-24 03:28:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.035 South

2018-02-24 09:22:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.594E ( -0 km)

2018-02-24 09:53:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.594 East

2018-02-24 15:24:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.037 North

2018-02-24 21:18:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.609E ( -2 km)

2018-02-24 23:25:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.610 East

2018-02-25 03:20:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.038 South

2018-02-25 09:15:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.602E ( -0 km)

2018-02-25 09:41:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.602 East

2018-02-25 15:17:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.040 North

2018-02-25 21:13:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.617E ( -2 km)

2018-02-25 23:28:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.618 East

2018-02-26 03:15:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.041 South

2018-02-26 09:12:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.611E ( -0 km)

2018-02-26 09:32:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.611 East

2018-02-26 15:14:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.043 North

2018-02-26 21:11:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.627E ( -2 km)

2018-02-26 23:28:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.628 East

2018-02-27 03:15:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.045 South

2018-02-27 09:12:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.621E ( -0 km)

2018-02-27 09:24:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.621 East

2018-02-27 12:06:56 UTC SATELLITE ENTERS EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-27 12:21:56 UTC SATELLITE LEAVES EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-27 15:15:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.046 North

2018-02-27 21:13:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING DESCENDING @ 179.637E ( -2 km)

2018-02-27 23:26:56 UTC MAX EAST 179.638 East

2018-02-28 03:16:56 UTC MAX SOUTH -0.047 South

2018-02-28 09:15:56 UTC EQUATOR CROSSING ASCENDING @ 179.631E ( -0 km)

2018-02-28 09:19:56 UTC MAX WEST 179.631 East

2018-02-28 12:01:56 UTC SATELLITE ENTERS EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-28 12:26:56 UTC SATELLITE LEAVES EARTH ECLIPSE

2018-02-28 15:18:56 UTC MAX NORTH 0.048 North

Execution time: 4,836.18ms



Orange background means satellite is in earth eclipse
Red background means there is risk of solar interference based Sun inside half power beamwidth (1.463deg.) of a 0.6 meter antenna at 11.7GHz
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