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GOES 5 - 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 12472U 81049A   17326.99910334 -.00000215  00000-0  00000+0 0  9993
2 12472  14.2361 343.3656 0006628 265.2991  88.2653  1.00216168 91592
Epoch (UTC): 22 November 2017 23:58:42
Eccentricity: 0.0006628
inclination: 14.2361°
perigee height: 35774 km
apogee height: 35830 km
right ascension of ascending node: 343.3656°
argument of perigee: 265.2991°
revolutions per day: 1.00216168
mean anomaly at epoch: 88.2653°
orbit number at epoch: 9159

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

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