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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   16340.49251540  .00000210  00000-0  52643-4 0  9996
2 00115  48.1677 354.5140 0035345 324.9279  34.9306 14.82960575 21476
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2016 11:49:13
Eccentricity: 0.0035345
inclination: 48.1677°
perigee height: 595 km
apogee height: 645 km
right ascension of ascending node: 354.5140°
argument of perigee: 324.9279°
revolutions per day: 14.82960575
mean anomaly at epoch: 34.9306°
orbit number at epoch: 2147

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

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