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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   16148.54502559  .00000060  00000-0  41310-4 0  9997
2 27597  98.3204 129.6471 0001981  59.8137 300.3241 14.27212526700417
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2016 13:04:50
Eccentricity: 0.0001981
inclination: 98.3204°
perigee height: 799 km
apogee height: 802 km
right ascension of ascending node: 129.6471°
argument of perigee: 59.8137°
revolutions per day: 14.27212526
mean anomaly at epoch: 300.3241°
orbit number at epoch: 70041

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

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