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GOES 3 - 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 10953U 78062A   17147.23583889 +.00000058 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9990
2 10953 013.4506 331.3843 0002395 304.2531 277.7299 00.99359109095722
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 05:39:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002395
inclination: 13.4506°
perigee height: 36034 km
apogee height: 36054 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.3843°
argument of perigee: 304.2531°
revolutions per day: 0.99359109
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.7299°
orbit number at epoch: 9572

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

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