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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   18325.74834912 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    09
2 42941  63.6330 122.1620 6902279 267.1696  18.8460  2.00620000    06
Epoch (UTC): 21 November 2018 17:57:37
Eccentricity: 0.6902279
inclination: 63.6330°
perigee height: 1848 km
apogee height: 38506 km
right ascension of ascending node: 122.1620°
argument of perigee: 267.1696°
revolutions per day: 2.00620000
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.8460°
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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