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DMSP B5D2-5 - 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 20978U 90105A   18319.49693229  .00000033  00000-0  25655-4 0  9990
2 20978  98.7013 288.4465 0072436 228.4522 131.0438 14.38019093464372
Epoch (UTC): 15 November 2018 11:55:34
Eccentricity: 0.0072436
inclination: 98.7013°
perigee height: 713 km
apogee height: 817 km
right ascension of ascending node: 288.4465°
argument of perigee: 228.4522°
revolutions per day: 14.38019093
mean anomaly at epoch: 131.0438°
orbit number at epoch: 46437

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

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