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Superbird C - 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 24880U 97036A   18114.74035860 -.00000168  00000-0  00000+0 0  9990
2 24880   7.1987  52.2422 0010758 283.9337  75.8806  0.99071391 75802
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2018 17:46:06
Eccentricity: 0.0010758
inclination: 7.1987°
perigee height: 36080 km
apogee height: 36172 km
right ascension of ascending node: 52.2422°
argument of perigee: 283.9337°
revolutions per day: 0.99071391
mean anomaly at epoch: 75.8806°
orbit number at epoch: 7580

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

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