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DMSP B5D2-6 - 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 21798U 91082A   17046.19787580 0.00000060  00000-0  30197-4 0    03
2 21798  98.9121  47.0217 0011000 289.8394  70.1605 14.16430253    03
Epoch (UTC): 15 February 2017 04:44:56
Eccentricity: 0.0011000
inclination: 98.9121°
perigee height: 829 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 47.0217°
argument of perigee: 289.8394°
revolutions per day: 14.16430253
mean anomaly at epoch: 70.1605°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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