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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   17144.15196368 -.00000300 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2 12472 014.3887 345.3323 0003781 251.8360 352.8646 01.00277276089762
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2017 03:38:49
Eccentricity: 0.0003781
inclination: 14.3887°
perigee height: 35769 km
apogee height: 35800 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.3323°
argument of perigee: 251.8360°
revolutions per day: 1.00277276
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.8646°
orbit number at epoch: 8976

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

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