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Tiros 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    29U 60002B   20054.52531829 -.00000120 +00000-0 +13172-4 0  9997
2    29 048.3793 130.9942 0023499 101.3542 259.0011 14.74342270201586
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2020 12:36:27
Eccentricity: 0.0023499
inclination: 48.3793°
perigee height: 631 km
apogee height: 664 km
right ascension of ascending node: 130.9942°
argument of perigee: 101.3542°
revolutions per day: 14.74342270
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.0011°
orbit number at epoch: 20158

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

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