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(51.2333°N, 0.1000°W)
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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   20337.33684279  .00000060  00000-0  40408-4 0  9995
2 14506  98.3122 181.9005 0012397  87.8012  85.6228 14.28121970926637
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2020 08:05:03
Eccentricity: 0.0012397
inclination: 98.3122°
perigee height: 789 km
apogee height: 807 km
right ascension of ascending node: 181.9005°
argument of perigee: 87.8012°
revolutions per day: 14.28121970
mean anomaly at epoch: 85.6228°
orbit number at epoch: 92663

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

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