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DMSP B5D2-3 - 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 18123U 87053A   17234.46920196  .00000017  00000-0  29438-4 0  9990
2 18123  98.7344  63.2843 0014598  63.7217 296.5457 14.18567198560325
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2017 11:15:39
Eccentricity: 0.0014598
inclination: 98.7344°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 841 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.2843°
argument of perigee: 63.7217°
revolutions per day: 14.18567198
mean anomaly at epoch: 296.5457°
orbit number at epoch: 56032

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

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