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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   18111.29301508 +.00000021 +00000-0 +24295-4 0  9992
2 16615 098.5711 180.4481 0011224 212.5730 188.9920 14.31705654683503
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2018 07:01:56
Eccentricity: 0.0011224
inclination: 98.5711°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 180.4481°
argument of perigee: 212.5730°
revolutions per day: 14.31705654
mean anomaly at epoch: 188.9920°
orbit number at epoch: 68350

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

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