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DMSP F15 (USA 147) - 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 25991U 99067A   21125.41818684 -.00000088  00000-0 -21350-4 0  9991
2 25991  99.0141 105.9651 0008884 266.6167 210.4542 14.16455866106024
Epoch (UTC): 05 May 2021 10:02:11
Eccentricity: 0.0008884
inclination: 99.0141°
perigee height: 831 km
apogee height: 844 km
right ascension of ascending node: 105.9651°
argument of perigee: 266.6167°
revolutions per day: 14.16455866
mean anomaly at epoch: 210.4542°
orbit number at epoch: 10602

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

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