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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   16272.14218395  .00000063  00000-0  40209-4 0  9992
2 16615  98.6482 334.9738 0012939  96.9745 315.2458 14.31614245602006
Epoch (UTC): 28 September 2016 03:24:44
Eccentricity: 0.0012939
inclination: 98.6482°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.9738°
argument of perigee: 96.9745°
revolutions per day: 14.31614245
mean anomaly at epoch: 315.2458°
orbit number at epoch: 60200

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

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