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ESSA 8 - 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  3615U 68114A   18020.42916759 -.00000050 +00000-0 -47083-4 0  9992
2  3615 101.2627 013.0611 0031437 221.8577 295.4663 12.56198650251093
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2018 10:18:00
Eccentricity: 0.0031437
inclination: 101.2627°
perigee height: 1414 km
apogee height: 1463 km
right ascension of ascending node: 13.0611°
argument of perigee: 221.8577°
revolutions per day: 12.56198650
mean anomaly at epoch: 295.4663°
orbit number at epoch: 25109

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

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