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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   14304.16304617  .00000255  00000-0  11338-3 0  5305
2 16615 098.7417 356.2880 0011275 351.7437 070.2563 14.31334969502143
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 03:54:47
Eccentricity: 0.0011275
inclination: 98.7417°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 356.2880°
argument of perigee: 351.7437°
revolutions per day: 14.31334969
mean anomaly at epoch: 70.2563°
orbit number at epoch: 50214

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

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