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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   15238.48804595 -.00000059  00000-0  10253-4 0  9996
2 00085 038.7762 304.5488 0424997 005.3746 355.1365 14.13623405681620
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2015 11:42:47
Eccentricity: 0.0424997
inclination: 38.7762°
perigee height: 540 km
apogee height: 1154 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.5488°
argument of perigee: 5.3746°
revolutions per day: 14.13623405
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.1365°
orbit number at epoch: 68162

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

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