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PAYLOAD A - 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 27840U 03031A   17018.10018287 -.00000024  00000-0  61204-5 0  9997
2 27840  98.2000  22.1190 0097613 210.8966 148.6456 14.38872953711738
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2017 02:24:15
Eccentricity: 0.0097613
inclination: 98.2000°
perigee height: 692 km
apogee height: 832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 22.1190°
argument of perigee: 210.8966°
revolutions per day: 14.38872953
mean anomaly at epoch: 148.6456°
orbit number at epoch: 71173

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

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