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DMSP B5D2-4 - 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 18822U 88006A   17294.74401913 +.00000049 +00000-0 +37965-4 0  9992
2 18822 098.5976 171.2311 0006737 018.1950 341.9470 14.27161912545365
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 17:51:23
Eccentricity: 0.0006737
inclination: 98.5976°
perigee height: 796 km
apogee height: 806 km
right ascension of ascending node: 171.2311°
argument of perigee: 18.1950°
revolutions per day: 14.27161912
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.9470°
orbit number at epoch: 54536

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

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