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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   17232.31543841  .00000010  00000-0  20238-4 0  9997
2 16615  98.6071 299.0206 0011218 211.7105 189.9097 14.31666898648676
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2017 07:34:13
Eccentricity: 0.0011218
inclination: 98.6071°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.0206°
argument of perigee: 211.7105°
revolutions per day: 14.31666898
mean anomaly at epoch: 189.9097°
orbit number at epoch: 64867

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

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