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POLYITAN 1 - 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 40042U 14033AJ  18021.30658114 +.00000399 +00000-0 +49275-4 0  9993
2 40042 097.9167 297.0457 0013607 300.2077 059.7791 14.88286538194354
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2018 07:21:28
Eccentricity: 0.0013607
inclination: 97.9167°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 613 km
right ascension of ascending node: 297.0457°
argument of perigee: 300.2077°
revolutions per day: 14.88286538
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.7791°
orbit number at epoch: 19435

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

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