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TRMM - 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 25063U 97074A   15123.52080787  .00156441  00000-0  55093-3 0  9998
2 25063 034.9465 149.9371 0003491 168.2236 319.6423 15.87686342994930
Epoch (UTC): 03 May 2015 12:29:57
Eccentricity: 0.0003491
inclination: 34.9465°
perigee height: 306 km
apogee height: 311 km
right ascension of ascending node: 149.9371°
argument of perigee: 168.2236°
revolutions per day: 15.87686342
mean anomaly at epoch: 319.6423°
orbit number at epoch: 99493

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

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