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STSS DEMO 2 (USA 209) - 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 35938U 09052B   17078.74414039 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    02
2 35938  57.9916 265.7545 0018152 205.5090 154.4910 12.79324785    01
Epoch (UTC): 19 March 2017 17:51:33
Eccentricity: 0.0018152
inclination: 57.9916°
perigee height: 1330 km
apogee height: 1358 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.7545°
argument of perigee: 205.5090°
revolutions per day: 12.79324785
mean anomaly at epoch: 154.4910°
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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