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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   24055.77212788  .00000586  00000-0  17340-3 0  9997
2 00045  66.6932  68.9284 0246983  53.5160 308.8420 14.34543295259003
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2024 18:31:51
Eccentricity: 0.0246983
inclination: 66.6932°
perigee height: 600 km
apogee height: 953 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.9284°
argument of perigee: 53.5160°
revolutions per day: 14.34543295
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.8420°
orbit number at epoch: 25900

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

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