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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   17085.67666233 +.00000040 +00000-0 +34373-4 0  9991
2 18822 098.6314 325.2866 0005204 259.1906 100.8689 14.27131172515540
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 16:14:23
Eccentricity: 0.0005204
inclination: 98.6314°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 805 km
right ascension of ascending node: 325.2866°
argument of perigee: 259.1906°
revolutions per day: 14.27131172
mean anomaly at epoch: 100.8689°
orbit number at epoch: 51554

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

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