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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   16343.29068894  .00000032  00000-0  28654-4 0  9990
2 16615  98.6381  45.7968 0010856 244.8075 166.1120 14.31629362612187
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2016 06:58:35
Eccentricity: 0.0010856
inclination: 98.6381°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.7968°
argument of perigee: 244.8075°
revolutions per day: 14.31629362
mean anomaly at epoch: 166.1120°
orbit number at epoch: 61218

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

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