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Optus B3 - 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 23227U 94055A   17058.22520872 -.00000253  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 23227   7.2219  51.0218 0007275 274.0342  76.0288  0.98699129 82362
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2017 05:24:18
Eccentricity: 0.0007275
inclination: 7.2219°
perigee height: 36202 km
apogee height: 36264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.0218°
argument of perigee: 274.0342°
revolutions per day: 0.98699129
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.0288°
orbit number at epoch: 8236

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

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