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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   18153.51272942 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    02
2 40344  63.2440  66.9268 7121535 267.7257  16.7544  2.00620000    00
Epoch (UTC): 02 June 2018 12:18:19
Eccentricity: 0.7121535
inclination: 63.2440°
perigee height: 1266 km
apogee height: 39088 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.9268°
argument of perigee: 267.7257°
revolutions per day: 2.00620000
mean anomaly at epoch: 16.7544°
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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