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Geos 2 (Explorer 36) - 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  3093U 68002A   17087.73471153 -.00000068 +00000-0 +25216-4 0  9990
2  3093 105.7939 020.8811 0318902 171.1512 245.2861 12.83528571305280
Epoch (UTC): 28 March 2017 17:37:59
Eccentricity: 0.0318902
inclination: 105.7939°
perigee height: 1081 km
apogee height: 1573 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.8811°
argument of perigee: 171.1512°
revolutions per day: 12.83528571
mean anomaly at epoch: 245.2861°
orbit number at epoch: 30528

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

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