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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   14245.22833807  .00000097  00000-0  53608-4 0  4720
2 16615 098.7511 296.9486 0012654 155.6267 244.5906 14.31296521493714
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2014 05:28:48
Eccentricity: 0.0012654
inclination: 98.7511°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 296.9486°
argument of perigee: 155.6267°
revolutions per day: 14.31296521
mean anomaly at epoch: 244.5906°
orbit number at epoch: 49371

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

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