User: anonymous   Login
Location: Caltech
(34.1382°N, 118.1253°W)
Time: 02:37:12
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

Saudisat 1A - 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 26546U 00057B   18172.74729567 +.00000008 +00000-0 +16783-4 0  9998
2 26546 064.5548 258.4167 0014102 321.0645 038.9448 14.90739963961721
Epoch (UTC): 21 June 2018 17:56:06
Eccentricity: 0.0014102
inclination: 64.5548°
perigee height: 586 km
apogee height: 605 km
right ascension of ascending node: 258.4167°
argument of perigee: 321.0645°
revolutions per day: 14.90739963
mean anomaly at epoch: 38.9448°
orbit number at epoch: 96172

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

DLR