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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   17053.25993678  .00000038  00000-0  30880-4 0  9992
2 16615  98.6257 121.3293 0012118  29.3205  15.0225 14.31640767623053
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2017 06:14:18
Eccentricity: 0.0012118
inclination: 98.6257°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.3293°
argument of perigee: 29.3205°
revolutions per day: 14.31640767
mean anomaly at epoch: 15.0225°
orbit number at epoch: 62305

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

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