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BIRD - 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 26959U 01049C   17294.94308397  .00002886  00000-0  87746-4 0  9991
2 26959  97.8022 249.0813 0007292 300.1416  59.9103 15.34937772885762
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 22:38:02
Eccentricity: 0.0007292
inclination: 97.8022°
perigee height: 456 km
apogee height: 466 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.0813°
argument of perigee: 300.1416°
revolutions per day: 15.34937772
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.9103°
orbit number at epoch: 88576

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

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