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deb DMSP - 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 24756U 97012B   17348.94277666 +.00011605 +00000-0 +66766-3 0  9990
2 24756 098.8135 125.8479 0006379 150.4173 326.5899 15.12647221093209
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2017 22:37:35
Eccentricity: 0.0006379
inclination: 98.8135°
perigee height: 524 km
apogee height: 532 km
right ascension of ascending node: 125.8479°
argument of perigee: 150.4173°
revolutions per day: 15.12647221
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.5899°
orbit number at epoch: 9320

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

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