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Explorer 16/Altair - 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   506U 62070A   19015.84998440 -.00000090  00000-0  38334-4 0  9993
2   506  52.0005 248.7787 0278522  72.7856 290.3349 13.85141735833663
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2019 20:23:58
Eccentricity: 0.0278522
inclination: 52.0005°
perigee height: 742 km
apogee height: 1149 km
right ascension of ascending node: 248.7787°
argument of perigee: 72.7856°
revolutions per day: 13.85141735
mean anomaly at epoch: 290.3349°
orbit number at epoch: 83366

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

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