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USA 278 - 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 42941U 17056A   17316.39953369 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    07
2 42941  63.6410 162.7734 6756374 269.0733  19.3325  2.00623428    00
Epoch (UTC): 12 November 2017 09:35:19
Eccentricity: 0.6756374
inclination: 63.6410°
perigee height: 2235 km
apogee height: 38118 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.7734°
argument of perigee: 269.0733°
revolutions per day: 2.00623428
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.3325°
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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