Customer Support
  Customer Tools
  Azimuth & Elevation
  Sun Outage
  Customer Information
  MEASAT Access Program
  Video Neighbourhood

Sun outage occurs when the earth station, satellite and the sun are aligned resulting in an increase in the receiving ground station's system noise temperature and a degradation in satellite receive signal. Sun outages occur twice a year during Vernal and Autumnal Equinox, each occasion for a few consecutive days and each day for a short amount of time. The predicted duration of the outage mainly depends on the frequency of operation, receiving antenna size, and the location of the earth station. As this is a prediction, the actual outage duration may differ. For satellites operating at inclined orbit, the tool provided below will not be applicable.


For more information, please email

Privacy Statement      |      ©Copyright 2018 MEASAT. All Rights Reserved