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USA 279 - 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 42949U 17066A   18091.11775709 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    07
2 42949   4.7440 323.8850 0003713 342.8369  17.1519  1.00270000    01
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2018 02:49:34
Eccentricity: 0.0003713
inclination: 4.7440°
perigee height: 35771 km
apogee height: 35802 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.8850°
argument of perigee: 342.8369°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.1519°
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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