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OPTUS D1 - 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 29495U 06043B   16272.82610126 -.00000138  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 29495   0.0472  42.9317 0003309 145.0406 277.4503  1.00272379 36564
Epoch (UTC): 28 September 2016 19:49:35
Eccentricity: 0.0003309
inclination: 0.0472°
perigee height: 35772 km
apogee height: 35800 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.9317°
argument of perigee: 145.0406°
revolutions per day: 1.00272379
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.4503°
orbit number at epoch: 3656

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

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