GALAXY 28

Launch Details
Launched 22 June 2005
Flight ended
Status Operational
Categories Geostationary
Intelsat
Launch site Sea Launch Platform (mobile)
Owner International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT)
NORAD ID 28702
COSPAR ID 2005-022A
Alternative names G-28
INTELSAT AMERICAS 8
IA-8
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 0.012°
Eccentricity 0.00018
RA ascending node 22.402 hr
Argument perihelion 341.133°
Mean anomaly 116.210°
Orbital period 1436.097 min
Epoch of osculation 17 Jan 2022, 03:03

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 35786.3 km
Mean Altitude 35793.7 km
Peak Altitude 35801.1 km

Orbital History

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BLOCK DM-SL R/B

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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