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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   15025.52789070  .00000495  00000-0  13404-3 0  4140
2 00047 066.6675 020.7853 0236120 303.2312 054.6355 14.41456092851123
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2015 12:40:09
Eccentricity: 0.0236120
inclination: 66.6675°
perigee height: 585 km
apogee height: 922 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.7853°
argument of perigee: 303.2312°
revolutions per day: 14.41456092
mean anomaly at epoch: 54.6355°
orbit number at epoch: 85112

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

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