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Transit 2A Rocket - 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    47U 60007C   20058.80411217 -.00000053  00000-0  13232-4 0  9997
2    47  66.6649  90.8858 0225083  22.4086 338.6662 14.42073405119173
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2020 19:17:55
Eccentricity: 0.0225083
inclination: 66.6649°
perigee height: 591 km
apogee height: 912 km
right ascension of ascending node: 90.8858°
argument of perigee: 22.4086°
revolutions per day: 14.42073405
mean anomaly at epoch: 338.6662°
orbit number at epoch: 11917

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

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