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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   16126.84854567  .00000083  00000-0  47795-4 0  9993
2 16615  98.6614 190.1175 0012312 159.0445 310.8878 14.31587684581215
Epoch (UTC): 05 May 2016 20:21:54
Eccentricity: 0.0012312
inclination: 98.6614°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 190.1175°
argument of perigee: 159.0445°
revolutions per day: 14.31587684
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.8878°
orbit number at epoch: 58121

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

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