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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   17020.67920710  .00000139  00000-0  30346-4 0  9990
2 26546  64.5548  76.9614 0041119 242.3448 117.3485 14.90435742884674
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2017 16:18:03
Eccentricity: 0.0041119
inclination: 64.5548°
perigee height: 568 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 76.9614°
argument of perigee: 242.3448°
revolutions per day: 14.90435742
mean anomaly at epoch: 117.3485°
orbit number at epoch: 88467

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

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