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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   16178.85221593 +.00000031 +00000-0 +28422-4 0  9997
2 16615 098.6575 241.9889 0011984 017.1981 113.1640 14.31599132588579
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2016 20:27:11
Eccentricity: 0.0011984
inclination: 98.6575°
perigee height: 778 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.9889°
argument of perigee: 17.1981°
revolutions per day: 14.31599132
mean anomaly at epoch: 113.1640°
orbit number at epoch: 58857

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

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