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Lacrosse 5 rocket - 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 28647U 05016B   17230.07244630 0.00000700  00000-0  39460-4 0    04
2 28647  56.9915 124.2515 0137004  77.2290 282.7710 15.05020596    06
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 01:44:19
Eccentricity: 0.0137004
inclination: 56.9915°
perigee height: 456 km
apogee height: 646 km
right ascension of ascending node: 124.2515°
argument of perigee: 77.2290°
revolutions per day: 15.05020596
mean anomaly at epoch: 282.7710°
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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