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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   21136.68608857  .00000001  00000-0  22993-4 0  9998
2 21798  98.8778 160.6830 0012893 181.7444 178.3687 14.16625969522077
Epoch (UTC): 16 May 2021 16:27:58
Eccentricity: 0.0012893
inclination: 98.8778°
perigee height: 827 km
apogee height: 846 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.6830°
argument of perigee: 181.7444°
revolutions per day: 14.16625969
mean anomaly at epoch: 178.3687°
orbit number at epoch: 52207

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

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