User: anonymous   Login
Location: Mentone
(34.5413°N, 85.5351°W)
Time: 01:22:01
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

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   16239.08628114  .00000021  00000-0  29918-4 0  9992
2 00115  48.1668 121.6195 0035155 240.0747 119.6672 14.82853207  6424
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2016 02:04:14
Eccentricity: 0.0035155
inclination: 48.1668°
perigee height: 596 km
apogee height: 645 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.6195°
argument of perigee: 240.0747°
revolutions per day: 14.82853207
mean anomaly at epoch: 119.6672°
orbit number at epoch: 642

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

DLR