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USA 252 - 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 39751U 14027A   17014.85931851 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    05
2 39751   3.1155 234.1006 0004818 234.6616 125.3027  1.00270000    07
Epoch (UTC): 14 January 2017 20:37:25
Eccentricity: 0.0004818
inclination: 3.1155°
perigee height: 35766 km
apogee height: 35807 km
right ascension of ascending node: 234.1006°
argument of perigee: 234.6616°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 125.3027°
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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