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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   17269.38912328 -.00000121  00000-0  00000+0 0  9996
2 10953  13.2941 330.0240 0003906 281.4983  76.6506  0.99364920 96945
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2017 09:20:20
Eccentricity: 0.0003906
inclination: 13.2941°
perigee height: 36026 km
apogee height: 36059 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.0240°
argument of perigee: 281.4983°
revolutions per day: 0.99364920
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.6506°
orbit number at epoch: 9694

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

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