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Transit 4A - 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 00116U 61015A   24194.46006782  .00000111  00000-0  14369-3 0  9993
2 00116  66.8081 174.9507 0070282  43.2822 317.3749 13.92058286198604
Epoch (UTC): 12 July 2024 11:02:29
Eccentricity: 0.0070282
inclination: 66.8081°
perigee height: 870 km
apogee height: 973 km
right ascension of ascending node: 174.9507°
argument of perigee: 43.2822°
revolutions per day: 13.92058286
mean anomaly at epoch: 317.3749°
orbit number at epoch: 19860

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

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