User: anonymous   Login
Location: Cypress Hills Dark-Sky Preserve - CHICO
(49.6176°N, 110.2634°W)
Time: 03:54:29
(UTC-06:00)
Language:

SPOT 5 - 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 27421U 02021A   15241.86916569  .00000049  00000-0  42299-4 0  9997
2 27421 098.5068 294.7864 0001085 097.3008 008.5068 14.20892226690597
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2015 20:51:35
Eccentricity: 0.0001085
inclination: 98.5068°
perigee height: 821 km
apogee height: 823 km
right ascension of ascending node: 294.7864°
argument of perigee: 97.3008°
revolutions per day: 14.20892226
mean anomaly at epoch: 8.5068°
orbit number at epoch: 69059

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

DLR