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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   15065.26658020  .00000267  00000-0  11760-3 0  9992
2 16615 098.7209 123.0571 0011290 342.0015 080.9170 14.31430919520189
Epoch (UTC): 06 March 2015 06:23:52
Eccentricity: 0.0011290
inclination: 98.7209°
perigee height: 779 km
apogee height: 795 km
right ascension of ascending node: 123.0571°
argument of perigee: 342.0015°
revolutions per day: 14.31430919
mean anomaly at epoch: 80.9170°
orbit number at epoch: 52018

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

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