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Transit VE-3 - 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   705U 63049C   18016.80162466 +.00000016 +00000-0 +98000-5 0  9992
2   705 089.9139 098.8028 0035947 096.4553 022.3115 13.47314260658327
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2018 19:14:20
Eccentricity: 0.0035947
inclination: 89.9139°
perigee height: 1055 km
apogee height: 1109 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.8028°
argument of perigee: 96.4553°
revolutions per day: 13.47314260
mean anomaly at epoch: 22.3115°
orbit number at epoch: 65832

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

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