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AEHF 3 (USA 246) - 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 39256U 13050A   17285.36371128 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    01
2 39256   2.3241 304.1935 0003453  55.8853 304.1700  1.00270000    08
Epoch (UTC): 12 October 2017 08:43:44
Eccentricity: 0.0003453
inclination: 2.3241°
perigee height: 35772 km
apogee height: 35801 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.1935°
argument of perigee: 55.8853°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 304.1700°
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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