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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   18023.28496487 -.00000040  00000-0  22461-4 0  9991
2 00115  48.1659 166.2681 0034511 347.4365  12.5684 14.83228458 82896
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2018 06:50:20
Eccentricity: 0.0034511
inclination: 48.1659°
perigee height: 595 km
apogee height: 643 km
right ascension of ascending node: 166.2681°
argument of perigee: 347.4365°
revolutions per day: 14.83228458
mean anomaly at epoch: 12.5684°
orbit number at epoch: 8289

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

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