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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   17349.56908621  .00000031  00000-0  30311-4 0  9990
2 18822  98.5917 225.1203 0005797 200.0430 160.0524 14.27171441553186
Epoch (UTC): 15 December 2017 13:39:29
Eccentricity: 0.0005797
inclination: 98.5917°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 805 km
right ascension of ascending node: 225.1203°
argument of perigee: 200.0430°
revolutions per day: 14.27171441
mean anomaly at epoch: 160.0524°
orbit number at epoch: 55318

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

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