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Sputnik 9 - 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 00091U 61008  A 61068.32560921  .00000000 +00000-0 +00000-0 0 00018
2 00091 064.9300 300.5999 0070000 095.0000 265.4066 16.39468422000015
Epoch (UTC): 09 March 1961 07:48:52
Eccentricity: 0.0070000
inclination: 64.9300°
perigee height: 121 km
apogee height: 213 km
right ascension of ascending node: 300.5999°
argument of perigee: 95.0000°
revolutions per day: 16.39468422
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.4066°
orbit number at epoch: 1

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

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