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ESSA 1 - 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  1982U 66008A   18171.47977827 -.00000002 +00000-0 +10196-4 0  9993
2  1982 097.7953 000.7409 0083043 098.9368 262.1238 14.46862151735752
Epoch (UTC): 20 June 2018 11:30:52
Eccentricity: 0.0083043
inclination: 97.7953°
perigee height: 677 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 0.7409°
argument of perigee: 98.9368°
revolutions per day: 14.46862151
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.1238°
orbit number at epoch: 73575

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

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