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CLOUDSAT - 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 29107U 06016A   14352.22673864  .00001020  00000-0  23644-3 0  8742
2 29107 098.2209 293.3919 0000836 079.7929 280.3393 14.57096581459638
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 05:26:30
Eccentricity: 0.0000836
inclination: 98.2209°
perigee height: 702 km
apogee height: 703 km
right ascension of ascending node: 293.3919°
argument of perigee: 79.7929°
revolutions per day: 14.57096581
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.3393°
orbit number at epoch: 45963

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

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