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USA 157 - 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 26715U 01009A   17143.12353170 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    02
2 26715   8.2265  36.3697 0001997  48.9477 311.0994  1.00270000    02
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2017 02:57:53
Eccentricity: 0.0001997
inclination: 8.2265°
perigee height: 35778 km
apogee height: 35795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.3697°
argument of perigee: 48.9477°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.0994°
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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