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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    82U 61004B   16344.90070884 +.00000056 +00000-0 +92796-4 0  9993
2    82 038.8551 277.5171 1167365 000.3253 359.7997 12.25799391650035
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2016 21:37:01
Eccentricity: 0.1167365
inclination: 38.8551°
perigee height: 640 km
apogee height: 2495 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.5171°
argument of perigee: 0.3253°
revolutions per day: 12.25799391
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.7997°
orbit number at epoch: 65003

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

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