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Transit 2A - 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 00045U 60007A   21022.77153366 -.00000031  00000-0  19062-4 0  9994
2 00045  66.6941 162.9078 0252671 157.5431 203.6969 14.33703006 97272
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2021 18:31:00
Eccentricity: 0.0252671
inclination: 66.6941°
perigee height: 598 km
apogee height: 960 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.9078°
argument of perigee: 157.5431°
revolutions per day: 14.33703006
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.6969°
orbit number at epoch: 9727

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

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