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Location: Oronoko Observatory
(41.9167°N, 86.3833°W)
Time: 23:58:43
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PAYLOAD A - 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 27840U 03031A   15059.56296733  .00000110  00000-0  46978-4 0  9999
2 27840 098.2160 082.6459 0099379 129.6708 031.9785 14.38778917612572
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 13:30:40
Eccentricity: 0.0099379
inclination: 98.2160°
perigee height: 691 km
apogee height: 833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 82.6459°
argument of perigee: 129.6708°
revolutions per day: 14.38778917
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.9785°
orbit number at epoch: 61257

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

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