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Courier 1B - 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    58U 60013A   20017.49207298  .00000094  00000-0  94142-5 0  9992
2    58  28.3273 145.5654 0165030 251.2022 107.0555 13.46320561918652
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2020 11:48:35
Eccentricity: 0.0165030
inclination: 28.3273°
perigee height: 962 km
apogee height: 1209 km
right ascension of ascending node: 145.5654°
argument of perigee: 251.2022°
revolutions per day: 13.46320561
mean anomaly at epoch: 107.0555°
orbit number at epoch: 91865

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

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