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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   18143.90684556 +.00000908 +00000-0 +46889-4 0  9991
2 40912 097.4512 151.5800 0017228 095.5285 350.3085 15.18704778147981
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2018 21:45:51
Eccentricity: 0.0017228
inclination: 97.4512°
perigee height: 498 km
apogee height: 521 km
right ascension of ascending node: 151.5800°
argument of perigee: 95.5285°
revolutions per day: 15.18704778
mean anomaly at epoch: 350.3085°
orbit number at epoch: 14798

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

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