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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   15243.91805221 -.00000029 +00000-0 +23321-5 0  9992
2    82 038.8611 201.4881 1172003 272.6923 074.0455 12.25708854592854
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2015 22:01:59
Eccentricity: 0.1172003
inclination: 38.8611°
perigee height: 636 km
apogee height: 2499 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.4881°
argument of perigee: 272.6923°
revolutions per day: 12.25708854
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.0455°
orbit number at epoch: 59285

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

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