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(55.6412°N, 3.1714°W)
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DMSP 8531 - 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 07218U 74015A   22181.55938233  .00000057  00000-0  39516-4 0  9997
2 07218  99.1205 204.8750 0056741 193.2079 166.7619 14.30854503513846
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2022 13:25:30
Eccentricity: 0.0056741
inclination: 99.1205°
perigee height: 748 km
apogee height: 829 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.8750°
argument of perigee: 193.2079°
revolutions per day: 14.30854503
mean anomaly at epoch: 166.7619°
orbit number at epoch: 51384

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

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