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GRACE-1 - 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 27391U 02012A   18018.28389758 +.00089941 +20911-5 +18804-3 0  9998
2 27391 088.9823 288.8054 0007128 118.7026 006.4012 15.98897404891556
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2018 06:48:48
Eccentricity: 0.0007128
inclination: 88.9823°
perigee height: 273 km
apogee height: 282 km
right ascension of ascending node: 288.8054°
argument of perigee: 118.7026°
revolutions per day: 15.98897404
mean anomaly at epoch: 6.4012°
orbit number at epoch: 89155

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

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