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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   14331.96611296  .00000476  00000-0  13151-3 0  3687
2 00047 066.6649 177.2143 0232034 345.1700 014.2671 14.41364983842681
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 23:11:12
Eccentricity: 0.0232034
inclination: 66.6649°
perigee height: 588 km
apogee height: 919 km
right ascension of ascending node: 177.2143°
argument of perigee: 345.1700°
revolutions per day: 14.41364983
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.2671°
orbit number at epoch: 84268

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

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