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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    85U 61004C   17345.44964231 +.00002980 +00000-0 +65979-3 0  9995
2    85 038.7751 019.9931 0401076 147.6421 214.9604 14.18235999800477
Epoch (UTC): 11 December 2017 10:47:29
Eccentricity: 0.0401076
inclination: 38.7751°
perigee height: 542 km
apogee height: 1120 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.9931°
argument of perigee: 147.6421°
revolutions per day: 14.18235999
mean anomaly at epoch: 214.9604°
orbit number at epoch: 80047

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

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