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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   17348.63698748 -.00000021  00000-0  77867-5 0  9990
2 27422  98.2405 339.0283 0013352  64.1363 296.1195 14.29259776812457
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2017 15:17:15
Eccentricity: 0.0013352
inclination: 98.2405°
perigee height: 784 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 339.0283°
argument of perigee: 64.1363°
revolutions per day: 14.29259776
mean anomaly at epoch: 296.1195°
orbit number at epoch: 81245

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

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