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KAITUO 1B - 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 40912U 15049P   17145.73952005 +.00002018 +00000-0 +10370-3 0  9999
2 40912 097.4509 153.8694 0014020 283.1525 193.8777 15.17544064092887
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2017 17:44:54
Eccentricity: 0.0014020
inclination: 97.4509°
perigee height: 503 km
apogee height: 523 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.8694°
argument of perigee: 283.1525°
revolutions per day: 15.17544064
mean anomaly at epoch: 193.8777°
orbit number at epoch: 9288

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

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