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DMSP B5D2-8 - 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 23533U 95015A   17346.22874990 0.00000050  00000-0  25451-4 0    07
2 23533  98.7856 344.5553 0009500  19.1316 340.8682 14.15835149    07
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 05:29:23
Eccentricity: 0.0009500
inclination: 98.7856°
perigee height: 832 km
apogee height: 846 km
right ascension of ascending node: 344.5553°
argument of perigee: 19.1316°
revolutions per day: 14.15835149
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.8682°
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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