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Transit 2A Rocket - 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    47U 60007C   20017.53838851 -.00000048  00000-0  14295-4 0  9993
2    47  66.6639 201.2130 0221886  53.2406 308.8843 14.42068645113228
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2020 12:55:16
Eccentricity: 0.0221886
inclination: 66.6639°
perigee height: 593 km
apogee height: 910 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.2130°
argument of perigee: 53.2406°
revolutions per day: 14.42068645
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.8843°
orbit number at epoch: 11322

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

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