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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   15141.89715189 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    03
2 37162 123.0041 345.2446 0004000 129.4351 230.5649 13.41437619    07
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2015 21:31:53
Eccentricity: 0.0004000
inclination: 123.0041°
perigee height: 1101 km
apogee height: 1107 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.2446°
argument of perigee: 129.4351°
revolutions per day: 13.41437619
mean anomaly at epoch: 230.5649°
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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