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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   17228.56894942  .00007905  00000-0  51447-3 0  9995
2 24756  98.8092 347.4161 0007546 176.7781 246.2476 15.08280484 75257
Epoch (UTC): 16 August 2017 13:39:17
Eccentricity: 0.0007546
inclination: 98.8092°
perigee height: 536 km
apogee height: 546 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.4161°
argument of perigee: 176.7781°
revolutions per day: 15.08280484
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.2476°
orbit number at epoch: 7525

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

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