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Saudisat 1A - 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 26546U 00057B   15241.43245990  .00000802  00000-0  99009-4 0  9995
2 26546 064.5534 233.0677 0037383 305.3199 054.4416 14.89680048808642
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2015 10:22:44
Eccentricity: 0.0037383
inclination: 64.5534°
perigee height: 573 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 233.0677°
argument of perigee: 305.3199°
revolutions per day: 14.89680048
mean anomaly at epoch: 54.4416°
orbit number at epoch: 80864

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

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