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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   16236.48972575 -.00000045  00000-0 -19223-5 0  9990
2 27422  98.2304 247.2929 0013236  43.5780 316.6446 14.29247809744159
Epoch (UTC): 23 August 2016 11:45:12
Eccentricity: 0.0013236
inclination: 98.2304°
perigee height: 785 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 247.2929°
argument of perigee: 43.5780°
revolutions per day: 14.29247809
mean anomaly at epoch: 316.6446°
orbit number at epoch: 74415

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

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