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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   17229.75268322 +.00000009 +00000-0 +21620-4 0  9993
2 18822 098.6093 107.2890 0005926 188.7951 171.3127 14.27150894536092
Epoch (UTC): 17 August 2017 18:03:51
Eccentricity: 0.0005926
inclination: 98.6093°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 805 km
right ascension of ascending node: 107.2890°
argument of perigee: 188.7951°
revolutions per day: 14.27150894
mean anomaly at epoch: 171.3127°
orbit number at epoch: 53609

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

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