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S-56A Canister/Altair - 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 00082U 61004B   15238.37644428 -.00000025  00000-0  38075-5 0  9994
2 00082 038.8602 221.9879 1172001 245.9976 101.3791 12.25708457592178
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2015 09:02:04
Eccentricity: 0.1172001
inclination: 38.8602°
perigee height: 636 km
apogee height: 2499 km
right ascension of ascending node: 221.9879°
argument of perigee: 245.9976°
revolutions per day: 12.25708457
mean anomaly at epoch: 101.3791°
orbit number at epoch: 59217

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

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