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Courier 1B 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    59U 60013B   20047.57847975  .00000097  00000-0  13575-4 0  9990
2    59  28.2489 124.2468 0189305 343.2728  16.1641 13.52974600930593
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2020 13:53:00
Eccentricity: 0.0189305
inclination: 28.2489°
perigee height: 920 km
apogee height: 1202 km
right ascension of ascending node: 124.2468°
argument of perigee: 343.2728°
revolutions per day: 13.52974600
mean anomaly at epoch: 16.1641°
orbit number at epoch: 93059

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

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