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USA 186 - 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 28888U 05042A   15020.73714446 0.00042600  00000-0  19747-3 0    05
2 28888  96.8438  61.0776 0130864 228.2277 131.6477 15.71567268    00
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2015 17:41:29
Eccentricity: 0.0130864
inclination: 96.8438°
perigee height: 266 km
apogee height: 442 km
right ascension of ascending node: 61.0776°
argument of perigee: 228.2277°
revolutions per day: 15.71567268
mean anomaly at epoch: 131.6477°
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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