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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   21023.54059076 -.00000252  00000-0  00000-0 0  9995
2 10953  11.2361 316.7955 0003078  30.2705 126.8529  0.99365775108952
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2021 12:58:27
Eccentricity: 0.0003078
inclination: 11.2361°
perigee height: 36029 km
apogee height: 36055 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.7955°
argument of perigee: 30.2705°
revolutions per day: 0.99365775
mean anomaly at epoch: 126.8529°
orbit number at epoch: 10895

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

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