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Satellite Location in the Sky

Discussion in 'General DISH™ Discussion' started by servus56, Sep 24, 2005.

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  1. servus56

    servus56 Cool Member

    Nov 25, 2004
    Is there a graphic available that shows the location of the 119, 110, and 121 satellites in the sky? Just curious. Thank you.
  2. JonBlack

    JonBlack Legend

    Feb 24, 2005
  3. rocatman

    rocatman Icon

    Nov 27, 2003

    In addition, after you click on a satellite, a world map will appear with the location of the satellite and of course all of them will be on the equator. You can click on the map at the location you are at and information on azimuth and elevation will be provided. Note that the elevation given will be higher than what the elevation one would set your satellite dish at because of the physical geometry setup of the dish.
  4. SimpleSimon

    SimpleSimon Hall Of Fame

    Jan 15, 2004
    Half-right. The D* and E* offset dishes SEEM to look lower than they do, but the elevation scale on the dish mount is calibrated to account for that.
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