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GOES 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 10953U 78062A   18264.69037687 -.00000001 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9990
2 10953 012.7716 326.0448 0003330 314.8004 048.7787 00.99357270100464
Epoch (UTC): 21 September 2018 16:34:08
Eccentricity: 0.0003330
inclination: 12.7716°
perigee height: 36030 km
apogee height: 36058 km
right ascension of ascending node: 326.0448°
argument of perigee: 314.8004°
revolutions per day: 0.99357270
mean anomaly at epoch: 48.7787°
orbit number at epoch: 10046

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

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