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Transit 2A - 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    45U 60007A   17175.51053638 -.00000071 +00000-0 +91074-5 0  9999
2    45 066.6949 010.3174 0252352 026.6977 334.6858 14.33555996909783
Epoch (UTC): 24 June 2017 12:15:10
Eccentricity: 0.0252352
inclination: 66.6949°
perigee height: 599 km
apogee height: 960 km
right ascension of ascending node: 10.3174°
argument of perigee: 26.6977°
revolutions per day: 14.33555996
mean anomaly at epoch: 334.6858°
orbit number at epoch: 90978

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

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