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USA 171 - 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 27937U 03041A   18009.68515133 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    09
2 27937   9.7266  63.7446 0056252 210.5497 149.1467  1.00270000    00
Epoch (UTC): 09 January 2018 16:26:37
Eccentricity: 0.0056252
inclination: 9.7266°
perigee height: 35549 km
apogee height: 36024 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.7446°
argument of perigee: 210.5497°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 149.1467°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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