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ESSA 1 - 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 01982U 66008A   17296.16044720  .00000011  00000-0  13591-4 0  9994
2 01982  97.8050 139.3012 0082821 120.2922 240.6500 14.46836839721772
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 03:51:02
Eccentricity: 0.0082821
inclination: 97.8050°
perigee height: 677 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 139.3012°
argument of perigee: 120.2922°
revolutions per day: 14.46836839
mean anomaly at epoch: 240.6500°
orbit number at epoch: 72177

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

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