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USA 281 - 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 43145U 18005A   21126.93001908 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    06
2 43145 106.0068 258.5106 0001867 324.4512  35.5487 13.48006379    03
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2021 22:19:13
Eccentricity: 0.0001867
inclination: 106.0068°
perigee height: 1078 km
apogee height: 1081 km
right ascension of ascending node: 258.5106°
argument of perigee: 324.4512°
revolutions per day: 13.48006379
mean anomaly at epoch: 35.5487°
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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