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SBIRS GEO 4 (USA 282) - 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 43162U 18009A   18234.58468037 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    06
2 43162   6.1910 320.3115 0007268 191.7662 168.2292  1.00270000    05
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2018 14:01:56
Eccentricity: 0.0007268
inclination: 6.1910°
perigee height: 35756 km
apogee height: 35817 km
right ascension of ascending node: 320.3115°
argument of perigee: 191.7662°
revolutions per day: 1.00270000
mean anomaly at epoch: 168.2292°
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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