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GOES 2 - 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 10061U 77048A   17141.30969375 -.00000334 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9991
2 10061 013.3168 327.8797 0015847 319.3966 201.9609 00.99400866090577
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 07:25:57
Eccentricity: 0.0015847
inclination: 13.3168°
perigee height: 35965 km
apogee height: 36099 km
right ascension of ascending node: 327.8797°
argument of perigee: 319.3966°
revolutions per day: 0.99400866
mean anomaly at epoch: 201.9609°
orbit number at epoch: 9057

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

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