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USA-159 - 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 26880U 01033A   18096.19669675 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    07
2 26880   9.9670  36.0393 0012661  57.6897 302.2289  1.00270000    05
Epoch (UTC): 06 April 2018 04:43:14
Eccentricity: 0.0012661
inclination: 9.9670°
perigee height: 35733 km
apogee height: 35840 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.0393°
argument of perigee: 57.6897°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.2289°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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