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SBIRS GEO 1 (USA 230) - 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 37481U 11019A   15047.22283837 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    00
2 37481   4.7172 320.1333 0002820 319.5026  40.4794  1.00270000    07
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2015 05:20:53
Eccentricity: 0.0002820
inclination: 4.7172°
perigee height: 35775 km
apogee height: 35798 km
right ascension of ascending node: 320.1333°
argument of perigee: 319.5026°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.4794°
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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