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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   17346.26966008 0.00000070  00000-0  35201-4 0    00
2 21798  98.9201 347.6921 0011000 156.1102 203.8897 14.16472859    02
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 06:28:18
Eccentricity: 0.0011000
inclination: 98.9201°
perigee height: 829 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.6921°
argument of perigee: 156.1102°
revolutions per day: 14.16472859
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.8897°
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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