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S-56A Canister/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    82U 61004B   20023.40699955 -.00000023 +00000-0 +30737-4 0  9995
2    82 038.8576 019.1588 1173559 098.7112 274.8008 12.26059689789887
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2020 09:46:04
Eccentricity: 0.1173559
inclination: 38.8576°
perigee height: 634 km
apogee height: 2498 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.1588°
argument of perigee: 98.7112°
revolutions per day: 12.26059689
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.8008°
orbit number at epoch: 78988

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

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