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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   15181.51017209  .00000040  00000-0  31679-4 0  9997
2 27422 098.2562 210.0653 0011934 198.0429 162.0332 14.29194526684164
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2015 12:14:38
Eccentricity: 0.0011934
inclination: 98.2562°
perigee height: 786 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 210.0653°
argument of perigee: 198.0429°
revolutions per day: 14.29194526
mean anomaly at epoch: 162.0332°
orbit number at epoch: 68416

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

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