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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   16336.94989555 -.00000033 +00000-0 +29083-5 0  9999
2 27422 098.2276 342.1773 0013486 100.6491 259.6211 14.29252939760390
Epoch (UTC): 01 December 2016 22:47:50
Eccentricity: 0.0013486
inclination: 98.2276°
perigee height: 784 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.1773°
argument of perigee: 100.6491°
revolutions per day: 14.29252939
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.6211°
orbit number at epoch: 76039

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

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