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(51.6750°N, 0.1050°E)
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COSMO-SKYMED 1 - 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 31598U 07023A   17293.47308580  .00000247  00000-0  37529-4 0  9998
2 31598  97.8881 115.3826 0001324  84.1944 275.9463 14.82156309561002
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 11:21:14
Eccentricity: 0.0001324
inclination: 97.8881°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.3826°
argument of perigee: 84.1944°
revolutions per day: 14.82156309
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.9463°
orbit number at epoch: 56100

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

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