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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   15214.06466416  .00000045  00000-0  33545-4 0  9991
2 27422 098.2546 240.9131 0013674 106.3730 253.8957 14.29201141688819
Epoch (UTC): 02 August 2015 01:33:06
Eccentricity: 0.0013674
inclination: 98.2546°
perigee height: 784 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 240.9131°
argument of perigee: 106.3730°
revolutions per day: 14.29201141
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.8957°
orbit number at epoch: 68881

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

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