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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   15215.18481599  .00000040  00000-0  31892-4 0  9992
2 27422 098.2546 241.9745 0013686 103.2946 256.9764 14.29201319688973
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2015 04:26:08
Eccentricity: 0.0013686
inclination: 98.2546°
perigee height: 784 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.9745°
argument of perigee: 103.2946°
revolutions per day: 14.29201319
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.9764°
orbit number at epoch: 68897

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

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