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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   14354.78767984  .00000548  00000-0  22345-3 0  5662
2 16615 098.7334 047.2118 0011913 193.4648 302.9509 14.31381350509380
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 18:54:15
Eccentricity: 0.0011913
inclination: 98.7334°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 47.2118°
argument of perigee: 193.4648°
revolutions per day: 14.31381350
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.9509°
orbit number at epoch: 50938

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

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