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DMSP 5D-3 F17 - 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 29522U 06050A   18046.74664981 0.00000060  00000-0  31614-4 0    03
2 29522  98.8471  63.9494 0011000  72.0020 287.9979 14.13981388    04
Epoch (UTC): 15 February 2018 17:55:10
Eccentricity: 0.0011000
inclination: 98.8471°
perigee height: 838 km
apogee height: 854 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.9494°
argument of perigee: 72.0020°
revolutions per day: 14.13981388
mean anomaly at epoch: 287.9979°
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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