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Aussat K3 - 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 18350U 87078A   15029.20890931 -.00000163  00000-0  00000+0 0  2157
2 18350 013.9557 027.3858 0005481 259.9883 286.3806 00.98907992 99402
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 05:00:49
Eccentricity: 0.0005481
inclination: 13.9557°
perigee height: 36149 km
apogee height: 36196 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.3858°
argument of perigee: 259.9883°
revolutions per day: 0.98907992
mean anomaly at epoch: 286.3806°
orbit number at epoch: 9940

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

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