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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   16267.82037154 +.00000039 +00000-0 +31389-4 0  9995
2 16615 098.6486 330.6690 0012919 108.5865 002.5460 14.31613334601300
Epoch (UTC): 23 September 2016 19:41:20
Eccentricity: 0.0012919
inclination: 98.6486°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.6690°
argument of perigee: 108.5865°
revolutions per day: 14.31613334
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.5460°
orbit number at epoch: 60130

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

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