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DMSP B5D2-2 - 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 14506U 83113A   20271.86681407 +.00000057 +00000-0 +39447-4 0  9997
2 14506 098.3220 119.5146 0010106 283.0589 087.9121 14.28110945917293
Epoch (UTC): 27 September 2020 20:48:12
Eccentricity: 0.0010106
inclination: 98.3220°
perigee height: 791 km
apogee height: 805 km
right ascension of ascending node: 119.5146°
argument of perigee: 283.0589°
revolutions per day: 14.28110945
mean anomaly at epoch: 87.9121°
orbit number at epoch: 91729

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

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