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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   116U 61015A   20148.41780970 -.00000040 +00000-0 +28344-4 0  9992
2   116 066.8102 259.6402 0073331 018.5281 341.8443 13.91770796988892
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2020 10:01:38
Eccentricity: 0.0073331
inclination: 66.8102°
perigee height: 869 km
apogee height: 976 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.6402°
argument of perigee: 18.5281°
revolutions per day: 13.91770796
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.8443°
orbit number at epoch: 98889

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

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