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SPOT 1/Viking Rocket - 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 16615U 86019C   15057.79650269  .00000186  00000-0  87118-4 0  9999
2 16615 098.7225 115.5552 0011692 004.4901 105.9683 14.31426086519119
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2015 19:06:57
Eccentricity: 0.0011692
inclination: 98.7225°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.5552°
argument of perigee: 4.4901°
revolutions per day: 14.31426086
mean anomaly at epoch: 105.9683°
orbit number at epoch: 51911

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

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