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(42.8833°N, 0.0333°W)
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GRACE-FO 1 - 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 43476U 18047A   21015.59768494 +.00000104  00000-0 +42559-5 0    03
2 43476  88.9837 109.0571 0018542 163.6409 290.2435 15.24163968147531
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2021 14:20:39
Eccentricity: 0.0018542
inclination: 88.9837°
perigee height: 480 km
apogee height: 506 km
right ascension of ascending node: 109.0571°
argument of perigee: 163.6409°
revolutions per day: 15.24163968
mean anomaly at epoch: 290.2435°
orbit number at epoch: 14753

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

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