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(29.9800°N, 95.6500°W)
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ALOS - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 28931U 06002A   17230.95066443 +.00000052 +00000-0 +18938-4 0  9991
2 28931 097.8407 255.1565 0002488 098.5092 261.6393 14.62378035616635
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 22:48:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002488
inclination: 97.8407°
perigee height: 684 km
apogee height: 687 km
right ascension of ascending node: 255.1565°
argument of perigee: 98.5092°
revolutions per day: 14.62378035
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.6393°
orbit number at epoch: 61663

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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