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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   17113.37073231 +.00002375 +00000-0 +52832-3 0  9993
2    85 038.7733 118.7888 0407410 049.7745 313.7915 14.17511251767523
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 08:53:51
Eccentricity: 0.0407410
inclination: 38.7733°
perigee height: 540 km
apogee height: 1127 km
right ascension of ascending node: 118.7888°
argument of perigee: 49.7745°
revolutions per day: 14.17511251
mean anomaly at epoch: 313.7915°
orbit number at epoch: 76752

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

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