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MUOS 4 - 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 40887U 15044A   17315.57012283 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    09
2 40887   4.1350 331.0557 0054308   5.3173 354.7661  1.00270000    07
Epoch (UTC): 11 November 2017 13:40:58
Eccentricity: 0.0054308
inclination: 4.1350°
perigee height: 35558 km
apogee height: 36016 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.0557°
argument of perigee: 5.3173°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 354.7661°
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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