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Transit 2A Rocket - 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 00047U 60007C   15091.50938072  .00000890  00000-0  22033-3 0  9994
2 00047 066.6663 204.5084 0236449 256.3424 101.1253 14.41561853860626
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 12:13:30
Eccentricity: 0.0236449
inclination: 66.6663°
perigee height: 585 km
apogee height: 922 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.5084°
argument of perigee: 256.3424°
revolutions per day: 14.41561853
mean anomaly at epoch: 101.1253°
orbit number at epoch: 86062

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

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