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DMSP B5D2-8 - 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 23533U 95015A   21136.89620273  .00000004  00000-0  24325-4 0  9990
2 23533  98.8209 141.6660 0007783  61.3161   3.1830 14.15936468350270
Epoch (UTC): 16 May 2021 21:30:31
Eccentricity: 0.0007783
inclination: 98.8209°
perigee height: 833 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 141.6660°
argument of perigee: 61.3161°
revolutions per day: 14.15936468
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.1830°
orbit number at epoch: 35027

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

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