User: anonymous   Login
Location: Desert Center
(33.7130°N, 115.4010°W)
Time: 16:57:46
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

USA 215 - 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 37162U 10046A   17080.88391943 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    04
2 37162 123.0013 264.5298 0007882 178.6789 181.3210 13.41411663    04
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 21:12:50
Eccentricity: 0.0007882
inclination: 123.0013°
perigee height: 1098 km
apogee height: 1110 km
right ascension of ascending node: 264.5298°
argument of perigee: 178.6789°
revolutions per day: 13.41411663
mean anomaly at epoch: 181.3210°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

DLR