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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   15063.06355149  .00000432  00000-0  11988-3 0  9991
2 00047 066.6650 280.5132 0236650 276.4998 080.9214 14.41523318856522
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 01:31:30
Eccentricity: 0.0236650
inclination: 66.6650°
perigee height: 585 km
apogee height: 922 km
right ascension of ascending node: 280.5132°
argument of perigee: 276.4998°
revolutions per day: 14.41523318
mean anomaly at epoch: 80.9214°
orbit number at epoch: 85652

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

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