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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   18166.38272312 0.00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    00
2 25991  98.8624 126.4187 0010069  34.8331 325.1668 14.16565223    08
Epoch (UTC): 15 June 2018 09:11:07
Eccentricity: 0.0010069
inclination: 98.8624°
perigee height: 830 km
apogee height: 844 km
right ascension of ascending node: 126.4187°
argument of perigee: 34.8331°
revolutions per day: 14.16565223
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.1668°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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