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Nimbus 3 - 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  3890U 69037A   17147.84984535 -.00000010 +00000-0 +59335-4 0  9992
2  3890 099.9493 058.9895 0040214 099.6730 301.6105 13.42512381356970
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 20:23:46
Eccentricity: 0.0040214
inclination: 99.9493°
perigee height: 1070 km
apogee height: 1130 km
right ascension of ascending node: 58.9895°
argument of perigee: 99.6730°
revolutions per day: 13.42512381
mean anomaly at epoch: 301.6105°
orbit number at epoch: 35697

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

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