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NOAA 18 - 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 28654U 05018A   17116.90533524  .00000042  00000-0  48118-4 0  9998
2 28654 099.1862 137.8572 0013808 211.8050 148.2288 14.12334366614920
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2017 21:43:40
Eccentricity: 0.0013808
inclination: 99.1862°
perigee height: 841 km
apogee height: 861 km
right ascension of ascending node: 137.8572°
argument of perigee: 211.8050°
revolutions per day: 14.12334366
mean anomaly at epoch: 148.2288°
orbit number at epoch: 61492

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

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