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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   16180.26635973 -.00000046  00000-0  14998-4 0  9997
2 00047  66.6665  71.9419 0235836 283.6307  73.8634 14.41836343926033
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2016 06:23:33
Eccentricity: 0.0235836
inclination: 66.6665°
perigee height: 584 km
apogee height: 920 km
right ascension of ascending node: 71.9419°
argument of perigee: 283.6307°
revolutions per day: 14.41836343
mean anomaly at epoch: 73.8634°
orbit number at epoch: 92603

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

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