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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   18231.71331623  .00000023  00000-0  32167-4 0  9997
2 18123  98.7308  59.9058 0014842  98.8910 261.3946 14.18662406611683
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2018 17:07:10
Eccentricity: 0.0014842
inclination: 98.7308°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 840 km
right ascension of ascending node: 59.9058°
argument of perigee: 98.8910°
revolutions per day: 14.18662406
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.3946°
orbit number at epoch: 61168

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

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