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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   17177.31063342 +.00000019 +00000-0 +25559-4 0  9998
2 18822 098.6174 055.6396 0006383 003.2964 356.8258 14.27145120528612
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2017 07:27:18
Eccentricity: 0.0006383
inclination: 98.6174°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 806 km
right ascension of ascending node: 55.6396°
argument of perigee: 3.2964°
revolutions per day: 14.27145120
mean anomaly at epoch: 356.8258°
orbit number at epoch: 52861

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

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