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(40.6992°N, 75.9422°W)
Time: 02:47:06
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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   15242.69847811  .00000032  00000-0  28668-4 0  9999
2 27422 098.2532 268.0402 0012876 028.4291 331.7592 14.29205145692909
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 16:45:48
Eccentricity: 0.0012876
inclination: 98.2532°
perigee height: 785 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.0402°
argument of perigee: 28.4291°
revolutions per day: 14.29205145
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.7592°
orbit number at epoch: 69290

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

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