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NOAA 18 - 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 28654U 05018A   24051.46437900  .00000300  00000-0  18407-3 0  9990
2 28654  98.8839 129.3801 0014681  40.6786 319.5479 14.13127742966637
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2024 11:08:42
Eccentricity: 0.0014681
inclination: 98.8839°
perigee height: 838 km
apogee height: 859 km
right ascension of ascending node: 129.3801°
argument of perigee: 40.6786°
revolutions per day: 14.13127742
mean anomaly at epoch: 319.5479°
orbit number at epoch: 96663

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

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