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AEROCUBE 6A - 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 40045U 14033AM  17141.74411301 +.00000505 +00000-0 +81044-4 0  9990
2 40045 097.8722 028.2008 0059177 016.4504 343.8608 14.74794431156580
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 17:51:31
Eccentricity: 0.0059177
inclination: 97.8722°
perigee height: 604 km
apogee height: 687 km
right ascension of ascending node: 28.2008°
argument of perigee: 16.4504°
revolutions per day: 14.74794431
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.8608°
orbit number at epoch: 15658

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

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