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Sputnik-40 - 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 24958U 97058C   98141.47161467  .63367770  12784-4  48295-3 0  2726
2 24958  51.6245 164.5505 0003515 335.2238  24.8527 16.52432061 31304
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 1998 11:19:07
Eccentricity: 0.0003515
inclination: 51.6245°
perigee height: 131 km
apogee height: 135 km
right ascension of ascending node: 164.5505°
argument of perigee: 335.2238°
revolutions per day: 16.52432061
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.8527°
orbit number at epoch: 3130

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

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