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ADEOS II - 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 27597U 02056A   15026.57307023  .00000211  00000-0  10360-3 0  5076
2 27597 098.2804 027.5044 0001620 066.5248 040.3263 14.26988949630956
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2015 13:45:13
Eccentricity: 0.0001620
inclination: 98.2804°
perigee height: 800 km
apogee height: 803 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.5044°
argument of perigee: 66.5248°
revolutions per day: 14.26988949
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.3263°
orbit number at epoch: 63095

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

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