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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   15125.57202962  .00000120  00000-0  63288-4 0  9993
2 27422 098.2605 157.0433 0012568 016.0466 344.1112 14.29174027676177
Epoch (UTC): 05 May 2015 13:43:43
Eccentricity: 0.0012568
inclination: 98.2605°
perigee height: 785 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 157.0433°
argument of perigee: 16.0466°
revolutions per day: 14.29174027
mean anomaly at epoch: 344.1112°
orbit number at epoch: 67617

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

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