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IDEFIX/ARIANE 42P - 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 27422U 02021B   18140.94173025 -.00000007 +00000-0 +13296-4 0  9990
2 27422 098.2548 127.9413 0011415 320.7619 039.2736 14.29262062836812
Epoch (UTC): 20 May 2018 22:36:05
Eccentricity: 0.0011415
inclination: 98.2548°
perigee height: 786 km
apogee height: 802 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.9413°
argument of perigee: 320.7619°
revolutions per day: 14.29262062
mean anomaly at epoch: 39.2736°
orbit number at epoch: 83681

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

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