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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  1982U 66008A   18020.58020771 -.00000025 +00000-0 +45848-5 0  9993
2  1982 097.7979 221.7285 0081104 203.9617 155.7794 14.46847108713933
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2018 13:55:29
Eccentricity: 0.0081104
inclination: 97.7979°
perigee height: 678 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 221.7285°
argument of perigee: 203.9617°
revolutions per day: 14.46847108
mean anomaly at epoch: 155.7794°
orbit number at epoch: 71393

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

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