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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 00082U 61004B   21018.73861706 -.00000079  00000-0 -13133-4 0  9994
2 00082  38.8554 121.2144 1174798  42.6163 325.9891 12.26049267834235
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2021 17:43:36
Eccentricity: 0.1174798
inclination: 38.8554°
perigee height: 633 km
apogee height: 2499 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.2144°
argument of perigee: 42.6163°
revolutions per day: 12.26049267
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.9891°
orbit number at epoch: 83423

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

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