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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   17177.48168991 +.00000076 +00000-0 +23873-4 0  9994
2 26546 064.5552 306.2060 0028608 225.0219 134.8572 14.90539190908024
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2017 11:33:38
Eccentricity: 0.0028608
inclination: 64.5552°
perigee height: 576 km
apogee height: 616 km
right ascension of ascending node: 306.2060°
argument of perigee: 225.0219°
revolutions per day: 14.90539190
mean anomaly at epoch: 134.8572°
orbit number at epoch: 90802

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

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