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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   115U 60002D   17345.50805426 +.00000039 +00000-0 +31909-4 0  9993
2   115 048.1676 011.8477 0034468 161.0516 199.1687 14.83212131055382
Epoch (UTC): 11 December 2017 12:11:35
Eccentricity: 0.0034468
inclination: 48.1676°
perigee height: 595 km
apogee height: 643 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.8477°
argument of perigee: 161.0516°
revolutions per day: 14.83212131
mean anomaly at epoch: 199.1687°
orbit number at epoch: 5538

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

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