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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   18352.21631078 -.00000283  00000-0  00000+0 0  9991
2 10953  12.6322 325.0955 0005265 331.2459  21.7165  0.99365342101397
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2018 05:11:29
Eccentricity: 0.0005265
inclination: 12.6322°
perigee height: 36020 km
apogee height: 36064 km
right ascension of ascending node: 325.0955°
argument of perigee: 331.2459°
revolutions per day: 0.99365342
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.7165°
orbit number at epoch: 10139

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

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