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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   14330.80651454  .00000236  00000-0  10623-3 0  5472
2 16615 098.7376 023.0937 0010833 266.7641 206.7449 14.31358042505959
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2014 19:21:22
Eccentricity: 0.0010833
inclination: 98.7376°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.0937°
argument of perigee: 266.7641°
revolutions per day: 14.31358042
mean anomaly at epoch: 206.7449°
orbit number at epoch: 50595

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

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