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MERIDIAN 4 - 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 37398U 11018A   17087.59550267 +.00000206 +00000-0 +10000-3 0  9995
2 37398 064.5084 172.6650 6751704 266.9484 247.8060 02.00604573043220
Epoch (UTC): 28 March 2017 14:17:31
Eccentricity: 0.6751704
inclination: 64.5084°
perigee height: 2248 km
apogee height: 38108 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.6650°
argument of perigee: 266.9484°
revolutions per day: 2.00604573
mean anomaly at epoch: 247.8060°
orbit number at epoch: 4322

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

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