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Alouette 2 - 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  1804U 65098A   17179.97777589 +.00000121 +00000-0 +36916-4 0  9998
2  1804 079.7982 172.6878 1344123 009.7046 352.7404 12.25280785277865
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2017 23:27:59
Eccentricity: 0.1344123
inclination: 79.7982°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 2638 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.6878°
argument of perigee: 9.7046°
revolutions per day: 12.25280785
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.7404°
orbit number at epoch: 27786

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

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