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AEROCUBE 6B - 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 40046U 14033AN  17112.63757204 +.00000849 +00000-0 +13099-3 0  9997
2 40046 097.8751 359.8354 0058974 107.6019 253.1643 14.74764633152295
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2017 15:18:06
Eccentricity: 0.0058974
inclination: 97.8751°
perigee height: 604 km
apogee height: 687 km
right ascension of ascending node: 359.8354°
argument of perigee: 107.6019°
revolutions per day: 14.74764633
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.1643°
orbit number at epoch: 15229

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

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