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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   21016.11884657  .00000004  00000-0  25041-4 0  9991
2 29522  98.7919  35.2089 0008903 294.8602  65.1645 14.14033098732780
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2021 02:51:08
Eccentricity: 0.0008903
inclination: 98.7919°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 852 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.2089°
argument of perigee: 294.8602°
revolutions per day: 14.14033098
mean anomaly at epoch: 65.1645°
orbit number at epoch: 73278

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

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