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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   18112.52252896 +.00000040 +00000-0 +56446-3 0  9990
2   340 044.7996 100.5435 2424018 342.3553 196.2967 09.12867196860487
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2018 12:32:26
Eccentricity: 0.2424018
inclination: 44.7996°
perigee height: 948 km
apogee height: 5637 km
right ascension of ascending node: 100.5435°
argument of perigee: 342.3553°
revolutions per day: 9.12867196
mean anomaly at epoch: 196.2967°
orbit number at epoch: 86048

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

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