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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   20046.90978284 +.00000001 +00000-0 +17771-4 0  9990
2 18822 098.4820 278.7270 0007302 052.7787 307.4059 14.27266363666203
Epoch (UTC): 15 February 2020 21:50:05
Eccentricity: 0.0007302
inclination: 98.4820°
perigee height: 795 km
apogee height: 806 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.7270°
argument of perigee: 52.7787°
revolutions per day: 14.27266363
mean anomaly at epoch: 307.4059°
orbit number at epoch: 66620

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

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