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NOAA 12 - 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 21263U 91032A   16242.51252904  .00000013  00000-0  23730-4 0  9995
2 21263  98.5918 266.7535 0014665  56.0943 304.1629 14.25819798315164
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 12:18:02
Eccentricity: 0.0014665
inclination: 98.5918°
perigee height: 795 km
apogee height: 816 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.7535°
argument of perigee: 56.0943°
revolutions per day: 14.25819798
mean anomaly at epoch: 304.1629°
orbit number at epoch: 31516

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

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