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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   17086.81958316 +.00000043 +00000-0 +32671-4 0  9996
2 16615 098.6196 154.6631 0010611 286.0908 183.0658 14.31645741627853
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2017 19:40:11
Eccentricity: 0.0010611
inclination: 98.6196°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 154.6631°
argument of perigee: 286.0908°
revolutions per day: 14.31645741
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.0658°
orbit number at epoch: 62785

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

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