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USA 259 - 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 40344U 14081A   17146.66062580 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    04
2 40344  63.0557 113.8238 6953502 267.4130  18.1800  2.00615000    04
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2017 15:51:18
Eccentricity: 0.6953502
inclination: 63.0557°
perigee height: 1712 km
apogee height: 38643 km
right ascension of ascending node: 113.8238°
argument of perigee: 267.4130°
revolutions per day: 2.00615000
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.1800°
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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