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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   14202.81277656  .00000063  00000-0  40871-4 0  4408
2 16615 098.7560 254.2045 0010660 283.5927 208.7498 14.31282567487643
Epoch (UTC): 21 July 2014 19:30:23
Eccentricity: 0.0010660
inclination: 98.7560°
perigee height: 780 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 254.2045°
argument of perigee: 283.5927°
revolutions per day: 14.31282567
mean anomaly at epoch: 208.7498°
orbit number at epoch: 48764

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

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