User: anonymous   Login
Location: Newark
(51.2625°N, 13.3939°E)
Time: 02:43:36
(UTC+00:00)
Language:

Transit 2A Rocket - 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 00047U 60007C   21021.46900049 -.00000044  00000-0  15157-4 0  9994
2 00047  66.6666 292.0236 0223289 145.3362 216.2531 14.42126735166113
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2021 11:15:21
Eccentricity: 0.0223289
inclination: 66.6666°
perigee height: 592 km
apogee height: 910 km
right ascension of ascending node: 292.0236°
argument of perigee: 145.3362°
revolutions per day: 14.42126735
mean anomaly at epoch: 216.2531°
orbit number at epoch: 16611

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

DLR