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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   18112.62750239 +.00000014 +00000-0 +14985-4 0  9993
2  1982 097.7970 306.5383 0080269 280.9336 078.2835 14.46856139727247
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2018 15:03:36
Eccentricity: 0.0080269
inclination: 97.7970°
perigee height: 679 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 306.5383°
argument of perigee: 280.9336°
revolutions per day: 14.46856139
mean anomaly at epoch: 78.2835°
orbit number at epoch: 72724

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

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