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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   16206.52663942 -.00000021  00000-0  78146-5 0  9999
2 27422  98.2295 218.9865 0013430 124.6427 235.6024 14.29247369739873
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2016 12:38:21
Eccentricity: 0.0013430
inclination: 98.2295°
perigee height: 784 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 218.9865°
argument of perigee: 124.6427°
revolutions per day: 14.29247369
mean anomaly at epoch: 235.6024°
orbit number at epoch: 73987

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

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