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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   14241.24394652  .00000148  00000-0  72918-4 0  4696
2 16615 098.7514 292.9347 0012492 166.7232 234.9342 14.31295620493147
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2014 05:51:16
Eccentricity: 0.0012492
inclination: 98.7514°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 292.9347°
argument of perigee: 166.7232°
revolutions per day: 14.31295620
mean anomaly at epoch: 234.9342°
orbit number at epoch: 49314

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

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