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Telstar 2 - 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 00573U 63013A   18112.77928650 -.00000070  00000-0 -34617-3 0  9998
2 00573  42.7397 246.2793 4007529 126.2140   8.0737  6.39263192395952
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2018 18:42:10
Eccentricity: 0.4007529
inclination: 42.7397°
perigee height: 971 km
apogee height: 10800 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.2793°
argument of perigee: 126.2140°
revolutions per day: 6.39263192
mean anomaly at epoch: 8.0737°
orbit number at epoch: 39595

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

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