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Nimbus 2 - 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  2173U 66040A   18112.96314404 -.00000011 +00000-0 +68937-4 0  9993
2  2173 100.3354 222.5922 0056035 080.1195 027.3869 13.33536950526778
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2018 23:06:55
Eccentricity: 0.0056035
inclination: 100.3354°
perigee height: 1091 km
apogee height: 1175 km
right ascension of ascending node: 222.5922°
argument of perigee: 80.1195°
revolutions per day: 13.33536950
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.3869°
orbit number at epoch: 52677

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

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