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DMSP B5D2-3 - 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 18123U 87053A   19083.58715874 -.00000006  00000-0  17964-4 0  9992
2 18123  98.7281 273.3636 0013232 192.0100 168.0762 14.18682484642431
Epoch (UTC): 24 March 2019 14:05:30
Eccentricity: 0.0013232
inclination: 98.7281°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 839 km
right ascension of ascending node: 273.3636°
argument of perigee: 192.0100°
revolutions per day: 14.18682484
mean anomaly at epoch: 168.0762°
orbit number at epoch: 64243

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

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