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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   18133.57612329 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    03
2 40344  63.2330  69.4606 7111143 267.7452  16.8345  2.00608000    09
Epoch (UTC): 13 May 2018 13:49:37
Eccentricity: 0.7111143
inclination: 63.2330°
perigee height: 1293 km
apogee height: 39062 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.4606°
argument of perigee: 267.7452°
revolutions per day: 2.00608000
mean anomaly at epoch: 16.8345°
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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