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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   17254.73630114 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    08
2 40887   4.1874 330.9655 0054427   4.1920 355.8794  1.00270000    03
Epoch (UTC): 11 September 2017 17:40:16
Eccentricity: 0.0054427
inclination: 4.1874°
perigee height: 35557 km
apogee height: 36016 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.9655°
argument of perigee: 4.1920°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.8794°
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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