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USA-159 - 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 26880U 01033A   17284.68437127 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    04
2 26880   9.7677  37.4220 0007177 267.9191  92.0053  1.00270000    06
Epoch (UTC): 11 October 2017 16:25:29
Eccentricity: 0.0007177
inclination: 9.7677°
perigee height: 35756 km
apogee height: 35817 km
right ascension of ascending node: 37.4220°
argument of perigee: 267.9191°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 92.0053°
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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