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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   17219.86202557 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    09
2 26880   9.7110  38.0044 0009311 266.0521  93.8482  1.00270000    03
Epoch (UTC): 07 August 2017 20:41:19
Eccentricity: 0.0009311
inclination: 9.7110°
perigee height: 35747 km
apogee height: 35826 km
right ascension of ascending node: 38.0044°
argument of perigee: 266.0521°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 93.8482°
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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