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Transit 4A - 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 00116U 61015A   21215.80813979 -.00000070  00000-0  53943-5 0  9994
2 00116  66.8095 280.1511 0068630  79.0424 281.8367 13.91793997 49186
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2021 19:23:43
Eccentricity: 0.0068630
inclination: 66.8095°
perigee height: 872 km
apogee height: 972 km
right ascension of ascending node: 280.1511°
argument of perigee: 79.0424°
revolutions per day: 13.91793997
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.8367°
orbit number at epoch: 4918

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

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