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Saudisat 1A - 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 26546U 00057B   15114.81113139  .00003021  00000-0  33117-3 0  9998
2 26546 064.5561 268.7752 0025998 319.3091 040.6075 14.89384419789780
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2015 19:28:01
Eccentricity: 0.0025998
inclination: 64.5561°
perigee height: 582 km
apogee height: 618 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.7752°
argument of perigee: 319.3091°
revolutions per day: 14.89384419
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.6075°
orbit number at epoch: 78978

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

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