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Tiros 1 despin weight - 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 00115U 60002D   14353.61096703  .00002532  00000-0  34488-3 0  5362
2 00115 048.1634 195.3771 0035193 052.1233 347.2208 14.81378154915121
Epoch (UTC): 19 December 2014 14:39:47
Eccentricity: 0.0035193
inclination: 48.1634°
perigee height: 600 km
apogee height: 649 km
right ascension of ascending node: 195.3771°
argument of perigee: 52.1233°
revolutions per day: 14.81378154
mean anomaly at epoch: 347.2208°
orbit number at epoch: 91512

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

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