User: anonymous   Login
Location: Battersea Observatory
(44.4318°N, 76.3841°W)
Time: 04:05:31
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

Transit 2A - 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 00045U 60007A   22027.06935416 -.00000025  00000-0  20714-4 0  9995
2 00045  66.6938 269.6457 0261918 247.7867 109.5260 14.33770790150219
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2022 01:39:52
Eccentricity: 0.0261918
inclination: 66.6938°
perigee height: 591 km
apogee height: 966 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.6457°
argument of perigee: 247.7867°
revolutions per day: 14.33770790
mean anomaly at epoch: 109.5260°
orbit number at epoch: 15021

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

DLR