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DMSP F15 (USA 147) - 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 25991U 99067A   17142.05864094 -.00000030  00000-0 -15055-4 0    06
2 25991  98.8143  99.8548 0008996  52.3936 307.6062 14.16592948    07
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 01:24:26
Eccentricity: 0.0008996
inclination: 98.8143°
perigee height: 830 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 99.8548°
argument of perigee: 52.3936°
revolutions per day: 14.16592948
mean anomaly at epoch: 307.6062°
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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