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ASTRO E2 - 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 28773U 05025A   17016.91696945  .00000655  00000-0  29327-4 0  9996
2 28773  31.3816 197.1147 0005033 270.3066  89.7003 15.15429344634385
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2017 22:00:26
Eccentricity: 0.0005033
inclination: 31.3816°
perigee height: 516 km
apogee height: 523 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.1147°
argument of perigee: 270.3066°
revolutions per day: 15.15429344
mean anomaly at epoch: 89.7003°
orbit number at epoch: 63438

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

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