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DMSP B5D1-3 - 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 10820U 78042A   21103.19303294  .00000078  00000-0  42383-4 0  9999
2 10820  98.5301 299.3479 0008785 213.1098 146.9538 14.35378271241592
Epoch (UTC): 13 April 2021 04:37:58
Eccentricity: 0.0008785
inclination: 98.5301°
perigee height: 767 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.3479°
argument of perigee: 213.1098°
revolutions per day: 14.35378271
mean anomaly at epoch: 146.9538°
orbit number at epoch: 24159

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

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