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DMSP B5D2-4 - 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 18822U 88006A   18317.57983633  .00000025  00000-0  27966-4 0  9998
2 18822  98.5431 191.4753 0005738 322.6136  37.4645 14.27213859600680
Epoch (UTC): 13 November 2018 13:54:57
Eccentricity: 0.0005738
inclination: 98.5431°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 805 km
right ascension of ascending node: 191.4753°
argument of perigee: 322.6136°
revolutions per day: 14.27213859
mean anomaly at epoch: 37.4645°
orbit number at epoch: 60068

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

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