Eutelsat 7a is moving west currently @ 47.04 east.

william-1

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Eutelsat 7A is moving west currently @ 47.04 east.

Have previous plans for Eutelsat 7A relocation 7E to 139.2W been scrapped or is this another in-between mission maybe to 5 west ?

EUTE 7A (EUTE W3A)

NORAD ID:
28187
LOCAL TIME:
18:54:29
UTC:
17:54:29
LATITUDE:
0.19
LONGITUDE:
47.04
ALTITUDE [km]:
35883.43
ALTITUDE [mi]:
22296.93
SPEED [km/s]:
3.07
SPEED [mi/s]:
1.91
AZIMUTH: 126.2 SE
ELEVATION:
+16.8
RIGHT ASCENSION:
15h 43m 28s
DECLINATION:
-07° 54' 35''
Local Sidereal Time:
12h 20m 19s
The satellite is in day light

Lyngsat not updated recently,
57.5°E Eutelsat 7A (moving 1.2°W/day)
Eutelsat 7A was launched with Proton 2004-03-15.
Beacon frequencies: 11.200.000 H / 11.699.800 H / 11.700.400 H / 12.500.500 H / 21.404.000 H

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william-1

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(50 east to 34.5 west)
TM6902HD (A/B switch) Octagon SX88+Optima

Raven 88cm Mesh Dish + TM-1 0.1
Stab100 H to H (120° max)
(53 east to 45 west)
Octagon SX88+ (A/B switch) Edision S2

45cm dish V8 Golden 28E FreeSat Quad Lnb
Virgin Media FreeSat
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hvdh

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Eutelsat 7A spent a few months at 59.7°E, and has now arrived at 30.9°E (incl. 0.4°).
This 30.9°E slot was previously (until Jan 2018) occupied by Eutelsat 31A (renamed e-Bird).
So I think it's another slot reservation with no or little activity.
 
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