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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   18264.75029226 -.00000071 +00000-0 -38602-3 0  9992
2   340 044.8119 177.3572 2425342 284.9471 066.0215 09.12866646874664
Epoch (UTC): 21 September 2018 18:00:25
Eccentricity: 0.2425342
inclination: 44.8119°
perigee height: 947 km
apogee height: 5638 km
right ascension of ascending node: 177.3572°
argument of perigee: 284.9471°
revolutions per day: 9.12866646
mean anomaly at epoch: 66.0215°
orbit number at epoch: 87466

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

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