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INSAT 3D - 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 39216U 13038B   18288.70487390 -.00000169 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2 39216 000.0469 085.7391 0001366 101.9053 172.3774 01.00272754019021
Epoch (UTC): 15 October 2018 16:55:01
Eccentricity: 0.0001366
inclination: 0.0469°
perigee height: 35780 km
apogee height: 35792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 85.7391°
argument of perigee: 101.9053°
revolutions per day: 1.00272754
mean anomaly at epoch: 172.3774°
orbit number at epoch: 1902

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

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