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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   18051.83309278  .00000032  00000-0  28222-4 0  9993
2 16615  98.5809 121.7000 0012265  38.0952  74.8597 14.31697540675079
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2018 19:59:39
Eccentricity: 0.0012265
inclination: 98.5809°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.7000°
argument of perigee: 38.0952°
revolutions per day: 14.31697540
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.8597°
orbit number at epoch: 67507

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

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