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SES 6 - 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 39172U 13026A   15058.21578126 -.00000288  00000-0  00000+0 0  9993
2 39172 000.0416 305.1293 0002355 026.0365 222.7178 01.00272213  6356
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2015 05:10:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002355
inclination: 0.0416°
perigee height: 35776 km
apogee height: 35796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 305.1293°
argument of perigee: 26.0365°
revolutions per day: 1.00272213
mean anomaly at epoch: 222.7178°
orbit number at epoch: 635

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

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