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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   21136.71783407 -.00000286  00000-0  00000-0 0  9991
2 43162   4.3120 317.2195 0001737  99.5988 215.2571  1.00271609 12217
Epoch (UTC): 16 May 2021 17:13:40
Eccentricity: 0.0001737
inclination: 4.3120°
perigee height: 35779 km
apogee height: 35793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 317.2195°
argument of perigee: 99.5988°
revolutions per day: 1.00271609
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.2571°
orbit number at epoch: 1221

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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