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IDEFIX/ARIANE 42P - 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 27422U 02021B   16151.92088412 +.00000011 +00000-0 +20143-4 0  9996
2 27422 098.2305 167.3970 0011037 292.2953 067.7059 14.29243272733961
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2016 22:06:04
Eccentricity: 0.0011037
inclination: 98.2305°
perigee height: 786 km
apogee height: 802 km
right ascension of ascending node: 167.3970°
argument of perigee: 292.2953°
revolutions per day: 14.29243272
mean anomaly at epoch: 67.7059°
orbit number at epoch: 73396

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

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