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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   14324.14813990  .00000338  00000-0  14467-3 0  5425
2 16615 098.7380 016.3963 0010785 288.2711 094.9760 14.31352177505003
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2014 03:33:19
Eccentricity: 0.0010785
inclination: 98.7380°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 16.3963°
argument of perigee: 288.2711°
revolutions per day: 14.31352177
mean anomaly at epoch: 94.9760°
orbit number at epoch: 50500

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

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