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Location: Cypress Hills Dark-Sky Preserve - CHICO
(49.6176°N, 110.2634°W)
Time: 07:27:59
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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   16340.07146140  .00000096  00000-0  32952-4 0  9998
2 27421  98.4343  36.8855 0134640 202.2579 157.2742 14.51832215757503
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2016 01:42:54
Eccentricity: 0.0134640
inclination: 98.4343°
perigee height: 624 km
apogee height: 815 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.8855°
argument of perigee: 202.2579°
revolutions per day: 14.51832215
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.2742°
orbit number at epoch: 75750

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

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