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deb Explorer IX - 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 00085U 61004C   15107.71292138  .00011616  00000-0  27195-2 0  9992
2 00085 038.7721 243.3892 0422318 225.7701 130.7627 14.11494329663120
Epoch (UTC): 17 April 2015 17:06:36
Eccentricity: 0.0422318
inclination: 38.7721°
perigee height: 549 km
apogee height: 1160 km
right ascension of ascending node: 243.3892°
argument of perigee: 225.7701°
revolutions per day: 14.11494329
mean anomaly at epoch: 130.7627°
orbit number at epoch: 66312

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

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