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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   15144.75029058  .00000131  00000-0  65975-4 0  9995
2 16615 098.7093 202.8220 0013019 103.2553 004.9940 14.31479879531554
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2015 18:00:25
Eccentricity: 0.0013019
inclination: 98.7093°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 202.8220°
argument of perigee: 103.2553°
revolutions per day: 14.31479879
mean anomaly at epoch: 4.9940°
orbit number at epoch: 53155

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

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