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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   17142.92837641 +.00000134 +00000-0 +29765-4 0  9991
2 26546 064.5557 054.3557 0031716 228.6305 131.2077 14.90520434902879
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 22:16:51
Eccentricity: 0.0031716
inclination: 64.5557°
perigee height: 574 km
apogee height: 618 km
right ascension of ascending node: 54.3557°
argument of perigee: 228.6305°
revolutions per day: 14.90520434
mean anomaly at epoch: 131.2077°
orbit number at epoch: 90287

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

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