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Nimbus 2 - 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  2173U 66040A   19015.95253738 -.00000037 +00000-0 +18321-4 0  9997
2  2173 100.3576 132.9229 0055714 167.6201 298.9175 13.33547835562499
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2019 22:51:39
Eccentricity: 0.0055714
inclination: 100.3576°
perigee height: 1091 km
apogee height: 1175 km
right ascension of ascending node: 132.9229°
argument of perigee: 167.6201°
revolutions per day: 13.33547835
mean anomaly at epoch: 298.9175°
orbit number at epoch: 56249

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

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