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GOES 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 10061U 77048A   18352.28237281 -.00000288  00000-0  00000+0 0  9994
2 10061  12.4301 321.3325 0018660 337.7574  14.0146  0.99398671 96291
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2018 06:46:37
Eccentricity: 0.0018660
inclination: 12.4301°
perigee height: 35953 km
apogee height: 36112 km
right ascension of ascending node: 321.3325°
argument of perigee: 337.7574°
revolutions per day: 0.99398671
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.0146°
orbit number at epoch: 9629

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

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