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AO-40 - 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 26609U 00072B   15 86.02624906 -.00000001  00000-0  10000-3 0  9997
2 26609 009.0703 001.9878 7951016 212.3831 052.5639 01.25581388 66122
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2015 00:37:47
Eccentricity: 0.7951016
inclination: 9.0703°
perigee height: 1057 km
apogee height: 58765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 1.9878°
argument of perigee: 212.3831°
revolutions per day: 1.25581388
mean anomaly at epoch: 52.5639°
orbit number at epoch: 6612

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

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