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USA 278 - 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 42941U 17056A   20353.50606290 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    03
2 42941  63.6418  26.2390 7176759 266.5740  93.4260  2.00623300    04
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2020 12:08:43
Eccentricity: 0.7176759
inclination: 63.6418°
perigee height: 1119 km
apogee height: 39234 km
right ascension of ascending node: 26.2390°
argument of perigee: 266.5740°
revolutions per day: 2.00623300
mean anomaly at epoch: 93.4260°
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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