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KAITUO 1B - 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 40912U 15049P   18140.61878917 +.00001419 +00000-0 +71473-4 0  9997
2 40912 097.4502 148.3382 0017171 105.2029 015.2176 15.18700260147486
Epoch (UTC): 20 May 2018 14:51:03
Eccentricity: 0.0017171
inclination: 97.4502°
perigee height: 498 km
apogee height: 521 km
right ascension of ascending node: 148.3382°
argument of perigee: 105.2029°
revolutions per day: 15.18700260
mean anomaly at epoch: 15.2176°
orbit number at epoch: 14748

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

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