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USA 48 - 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 20355U 89090B   17140.57694144 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    07
2 20355  18.1299  15.7779 0284085  20.6831 340.4223  1.00733193    05
Epoch (UTC): 20 May 2017 13:50:47
Eccentricity: 0.0284085
inclination: 18.1299°
perigee height: 34463 km
apogee height: 36851 km
right ascension of ascending node: 15.7779°
argument of perigee: 20.6831°
revolutions per day: 1.00733193
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.4223°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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