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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   17295.95211786 -.00000008 +00000-0 +75455-4 0  9991
2  2173 100.3324 039.2600 0055862 148.5804 324.8667 13.33527807502512
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2017 22:51:02
Eccentricity: 0.0055862
inclination: 100.3324°
perigee height: 1091 km
apogee height: 1175 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.2600°
argument of perigee: 148.5804°
revolutions per day: 13.33527807
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.8667°
orbit number at epoch: 50251

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

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