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Milstar DFS 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 23712U 95060A   17147.65059930 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    05
2 23712  12.4477  29.8971 0017015 256.8506 102.9667  1.00270000    05
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 15:36:51
Eccentricity: 0.0017015
inclination: 12.4477°
perigee height: 35715 km
apogee height: 35858 km
right ascension of ascending node: 29.8971°
argument of perigee: 256.8506°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 102.9667°
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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