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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   19083.58118692 -.00000101  00000-0 -27985-4 0  9997
2 25991  98.9077  48.1029 0009156 308.2539 141.7111 14.16534224996612
Epoch (UTC): 24 March 2019 13:56:54
Eccentricity: 0.0009156
inclination: 98.9077°
perigee height: 830 km
apogee height: 844 km
right ascension of ascending node: 48.1029°
argument of perigee: 308.2539°
revolutions per day: 14.16534224
mean anomaly at epoch: 141.7111°
orbit number at epoch: 99661

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

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