GSAT-8 is presently located at 47 degree East longitude and is being moved towards 55 degree East.
GSAT-8 perigee has been raised to 32,385 km, the apogee height remains at 35,768 km.
The first critical orbit-raising manoeuvre of GSAT-8 was successfully conducted on Sunday.
GSAT-8 was injected into space by European launcher Arianespace`s Ariane 5 rocket.
GSAT-8 would be launched on board Ariane-V rocket at 0208 hours (IST) on May 21.
ESA Arianespace will launch India`s heavy geo-stationary satellite (GSAT-8) on May 20.
India`s latest communication satellite GSAT-8 is in final phase of integration with Ariane 5 rocket.
Day in Pics: 27th February
Showbiz World - February 27, 2015
Lingerie Fashion Night