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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    47U 60007C   17149.84887419 -.00000029 +00000-0 +18595-4 0  9999
2    47 066.6664 254.9473 0223504 037.0339 324.5955 14.41918535973993
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2017 20:22:22
Eccentricity: 0.0223504
inclination: 66.6664°
perigee height: 593 km
apogee height: 911 km
right ascension of ascending node: 254.9473°
argument of perigee: 37.0339°
revolutions per day: 14.41918535
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.5955°
orbit number at epoch: 97399

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

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