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Location: Oronoko Observatory
(41.9167°N, 86.3833°W)
Time: 06:51:16
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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   15242.16002817  .00000014  00000-0  18102-4 0  9998
2 27840 098.2062 257.4449 0097210 300.2192 107.8190 14.38819369638837
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 03:50:26
Eccentricity: 0.0097210
inclination: 98.2062°
perigee height: 693 km
apogee height: 832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.4449°
argument of perigee: 300.2192°
revolutions per day: 14.38819369
mean anomaly at epoch: 107.8190°
orbit number at epoch: 63883

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

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