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USA 259 - 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 40344U 14081A   20019.66280741 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    08
2 40344  63.4063 344.6361 7181898 269.7275  15.6856  2.00617000    03
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2020 15:54:26
Eccentricity: 0.7181898
inclination: 63.4063°
perigee height: 1105 km
apogee height: 39249 km
right ascension of ascending node: 344.6361°
argument of perigee: 269.7275°
revolutions per day: 2.00617000
mean anomaly at epoch: 15.6856°
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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