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Aussat K1 - 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 15993U 85076B   17052.21700519 -.00000112  00000-0  00000+0 0  9997
2 15993  15.3072   8.4959 0006928 278.5211 209.1779  0.99756715 85639
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2017 05:12:29
Eccentricity: 0.0006928
inclination: 15.3072°
perigee height: 35902 km
apogee height: 35960 km
right ascension of ascending node: 8.4959°
argument of perigee: 278.5211°
revolutions per day: 0.99756715
mean anomaly at epoch: 209.1779°
orbit number at epoch: 8563

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

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