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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   17344.85218295 +.00000014 +00000-0 +21860-4 0  9998
2 16615 098.5924 050.4985 0010863 242.2667 246.4214 14.31687366664774
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2017 20:27:08
Eccentricity: 0.0010863
inclination: 98.5924°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 50.4985°
argument of perigee: 242.2667°
revolutions per day: 14.31687366
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.4214°
orbit number at epoch: 66477

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

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