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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   18019.91189229 -.00000089 +00000-0 +54729-5 0  9994
2    47 066.6667 346.5352 0233504 227.9816 130.1203 14.41964261007869
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2018 21:53:07
Eccentricity: 0.0233504
inclination: 66.6667°
perigee height: 585 km
apogee height: 918 km
right ascension of ascending node: 346.5352°
argument of perigee: 227.9816°
revolutions per day: 14.41964261
mean anomaly at epoch: 130.1203°
orbit number at epoch: 786

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

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