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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   17085.09006431 -.00000275 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9993
2 39172 000.0436 015.6059 0001414 002.1598 157.8636 01.00269936013936
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 02:09:41
Eccentricity: 0.0001414
inclination: 0.0436°
perigee height: 35781 km
apogee height: 35793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 15.6059°
argument of perigee: 2.1598°
revolutions per day: 1.00269936
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.8636°
orbit number at epoch: 1393

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

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