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Nimbus 5 - 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  6305U 72097A   18171.34784345 -.00000050 +00000-0 -92121-5 0  9992
2  6305 099.9761 077.0864 0009159 071.8965 034.7181 13.44120720232587
Epoch (UTC): 20 June 2018 08:20:53
Eccentricity: 0.0009159
inclination: 99.9761°
perigee height: 1087 km
apogee height: 1101 km
right ascension of ascending node: 77.0864°
argument of perigee: 71.8965°
revolutions per day: 13.44120720
mean anomaly at epoch: 34.7181°
orbit number at epoch: 23258

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

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