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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   17174.37786474 +.00002477 +00000-0 +54415-3 0  9992
2    85 038.7756 169.0422 0408071 094.1186 270.6293 14.17815587776189
Epoch (UTC): 23 June 2017 09:04:07
Eccentricity: 0.0408071
inclination: 38.7756°
perigee height: 538 km
apogee height: 1127 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.0422°
argument of perigee: 94.1186°
revolutions per day: 14.17815587
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.6293°
orbit number at epoch: 77618

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

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