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GOES 5 - 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 12472U 81049A   18147.12733632 +.00000014 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9991
2 12472 014.0571 341.4022 0003439 295.9848 245.8842 01.00219076093456
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2018 03:03:21
Eccentricity: 0.0003439
inclination: 14.0571°
perigee height: 35786 km
apogee height: 35815 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.4022°
argument of perigee: 295.9848°
revolutions per day: 1.00219076
mean anomaly at epoch: 245.8842°
orbit number at epoch: 9345

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

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