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DMSP B5D2-6 - 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 21798U 91082A   19083.87912627 -.00000009 +00000-0 +18119-4 0  9994
2 21798 098.9227 096.4733 0011678 258.4469 101.5394 14.16528392411100
Epoch (UTC): 24 March 2019 21:05:56
Eccentricity: 0.0011678
inclination: 98.9227°
perigee height: 828 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 96.4733°
argument of perigee: 258.4469°
revolutions per day: 14.16528392
mean anomaly at epoch: 101.5394°
orbit number at epoch: 41110

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

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