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MERIDIAN 7 - 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 40296U 14069A   17177.68792152 +.00000212 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9999
2 40296 062.8091 242.7494 6954520 275.0386 344.7982 02.00600290019470
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2017 16:30:36
Eccentricity: 0.6954520
inclination: 62.8091°
perigee height: 1710 km
apogee height: 38648 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.7494°
argument of perigee: 275.0386°
revolutions per day: 2.00600290
mean anomaly at epoch: 344.7982°
orbit number at epoch: 1947

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

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