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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   17141.83146847 +.00003611 +00000-0 +77684-3 0  9995
2    85 038.7796 334.3044 0409351 238.5541 117.4570 14.17652727771569
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 19:57:18
Eccentricity: 0.0409351
inclination: 38.7796°
perigee height: 538 km
apogee height: 1128 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.3044°
argument of perigee: 238.5541°
revolutions per day: 14.17652727
mean anomaly at epoch: 117.4570°
orbit number at epoch: 77156

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

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