User: anonymous   Login
Location: Caltech
(34.1382°N, 118.1253°W)
Time: 11:47:37
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

ADEOS II - 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 27597U 02056A   16121.55382075  .00000103  00000-0  59132-4 0  9997
2 27597  98.3186 103.9580 0002265  94.1267 266.0174 14.27205304696563
Epoch (UTC): 30 April 2016 13:17:30
Eccentricity: 0.0002265
inclination: 98.3186°
perigee height: 799 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 103.9580°
argument of perigee: 94.1267°
revolutions per day: 14.27205304
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.0174°
orbit number at epoch: 69656

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

DLR