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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   16040.43173626  .00000403  00000-0  11333-3 0  9998
2 00085  38.7737 181.5637 0413542  24.6633 337.3293 14.14830715705268
Epoch (UTC): 09 February 2016 10:21:42
Eccentricity: 0.0413542
inclination: 38.7737°
perigee height: 544 km
apogee height: 1141 km
right ascension of ascending node: 181.5637°
argument of perigee: 24.6633°
revolutions per day: 14.14830715
mean anomaly at epoch: 337.3293°
orbit number at epoch: 70526

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

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