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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   15087.78331417  .00000313  00000-0  13502-3 0  9999
2 16615 098.7168 145.6637 0010689 270.2540 199.2573 14.31444268523403
Epoch (UTC): 28 March 2015 18:47:58
Eccentricity: 0.0010689
inclination: 98.7168°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 145.6637°
argument of perigee: 270.2540°
revolutions per day: 14.31444268
mean anomaly at epoch: 199.2573°
orbit number at epoch: 52340

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

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