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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   17078.90065743 -.00000050 +00000-0 -37485-5 0  9998
2 27422 098.2299 084.1143 0013085 137.1549 223.0656 14.29251582773927
Epoch (UTC): 19 March 2017 21:36:56
Eccentricity: 0.0013085
inclination: 98.2299°
perigee height: 785 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 84.1143°
argument of perigee: 137.1549°
revolutions per day: 14.29251582
mean anomaly at epoch: 223.0656°
orbit number at epoch: 77392

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

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