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(32.7431°N, 97.3695°W)
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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   24053.44689970  .00000284  00000-0  17529-3 0  9991
2 28654  98.8835 131.3479 0014589  35.2993 324.9143 14.13129137966913
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2024 10:43:32
Eccentricity: 0.0014589
inclination: 98.8835°
perigee height: 838 km
apogee height: 859 km
right ascension of ascending node: 131.3479°
argument of perigee: 35.2993°
revolutions per day: 14.13129137
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.9143°
orbit number at epoch: 96691

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

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