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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   14110.73901755  .00000344  00000-0  14729-3 0  3673
2 16615 098.7642 161.3506 0012113 188.3218 279.0087 14.31241199474472
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2014 17:44:11
Eccentricity: 0.0012113
inclination: 98.7642°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 796 km
right ascension of ascending node: 161.3506°
argument of perigee: 188.3218°
revolutions per day: 14.31241199
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.0087°
orbit number at epoch: 47447

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

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