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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  17178.78808903 +.00000282 +00000-0 +48695-4 0  9999
2 40045 097.8678 064.2091 0056715 255.6885 103.8023 14.74827317162049
Epoch (UTC): 27 June 2017 18:54:50
Eccentricity: 0.0056715
inclination: 97.8678°
perigee height: 606 km
apogee height: 685 km
right ascension of ascending node: 64.2091°
argument of perigee: 255.6885°
revolutions per day: 14.74827317
mean anomaly at epoch: 103.8023°
orbit number at epoch: 16204

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

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