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SMS 2 - 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  7648U 75011A   17086.65857003 -.00000215 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9994
2  7648 012.8976 322.6721 0010538 181.2065 023.8054 00.99508220102216
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2017 15:48:20
Eccentricity: 0.0010538
inclination: 12.8976°
perigee height: 35957 km
apogee height: 36046 km
right ascension of ascending node: 322.6721°
argument of perigee: 181.2065°
revolutions per day: 0.99508220
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.8054°
orbit number at epoch: 10221

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

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