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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   15183.82295634  .00000072  00000-0  43986-4 0  9993
2 16615 098.7067 242.0061 0011529 355.0026 113.9424 14.31494749537142
Epoch (UTC): 02 July 2015 19:45:03
Eccentricity: 0.0011529
inclination: 98.7067°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.0061°
argument of perigee: 355.0026°
revolutions per day: 14.31494749
mean anomaly at epoch: 113.9424°
orbit number at epoch: 53714

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

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