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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   14261.17170034  .00000196  00000-0  90975-4 0  4849
2 16615 098.7487 313.0081 0012998 112.8396 311.7136 14.31304542495994
Epoch (UTC): 18 September 2014 04:07:14
Eccentricity: 0.0012998
inclination: 98.7487°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 313.0081°
argument of perigee: 112.8396°
revolutions per day: 14.31304542
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.7136°
orbit number at epoch: 49599

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

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