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Nimbus 5 - 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  6305U 72097A   18019.78184184 -.00000017 +00000-0 +47804-4 0  9995
2  6305 099.9866 286.8454 0009118 079.9117 313.4871 13.44117682212226
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2018 18:45:51
Eccentricity: 0.0009118
inclination: 99.9866°
perigee height: 1087 km
apogee height: 1101 km
right ascension of ascending node: 286.8454°
argument of perigee: 79.9117°
revolutions per day: 13.44117682
mean anomaly at epoch: 313.4871°
orbit number at epoch: 21222

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

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