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Telstar 1 - 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   340U 62029A   17295.40679295 -.00000121 +00000-0 -69704-3 0  9997
2   340 044.8014 079.2833 2423921 340.4648 028.5357 09.12859978843850
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2017 09:45:46
Eccentricity: 0.2423921
inclination: 44.8014°
perigee height: 948 km
apogee height: 5637 km
right ascension of ascending node: 79.2833°
argument of perigee: 340.4648°
revolutions per day: 9.12859978
mean anomaly at epoch: 28.5357°
orbit number at epoch: 84385

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

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