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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   15057.11281965  .00000126  00000-0  65916-4 0  9993
2 27422 098.2693 092.1073 0012198 206.8915 215.8291 14.29140747666409
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2015 02:42:27
Eccentricity: 0.0012198
inclination: 98.2693°
perigee height: 786 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 92.1073°
argument of perigee: 206.8915°
revolutions per day: 14.29140747
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.8291°
orbit number at epoch: 66640

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

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