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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   20047.55479194 -.00000079 +00000-0 +17858-4 0  9992
2   115 048.1664 140.3748 0033927 071.9195 288.5409 14.83536530173714
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2020 13:18:54
Eccentricity: 0.0033927
inclination: 48.1664°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 642 km
right ascension of ascending node: 140.3748°
argument of perigee: 71.9195°
revolutions per day: 14.83536530
mean anomaly at epoch: 288.5409°
orbit number at epoch: 17371

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

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