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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   21206.78143609  .00000047  00000-0  35205-4 0  9991
2 14506  98.2980  45.9286 0012395 110.1713 261.0834 14.28160906960244
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2021 18:45:16
Eccentricity: 0.0012395
inclination: 98.2980°
perigee height: 789 km
apogee height: 807 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.9286°
argument of perigee: 110.1713°
revolutions per day: 14.28160906
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.0834°
orbit number at epoch: 96024

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

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