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Geos 2 (Explorer 36) - 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  3093U 68002A   18140.95808777 -.00000039 +00000-0 +12328-3 0  9998
2  3093 105.7820 246.9766 0319351 212.3346 251.8478 12.83529366358942
Epoch (UTC): 20 May 2018 22:59:38
Eccentricity: 0.0319351
inclination: 105.7820°
perigee height: 1081 km
apogee height: 1573 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.9766°
argument of perigee: 212.3346°
revolutions per day: 12.83529366
mean anomaly at epoch: 251.8478°
orbit number at epoch: 35894

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

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