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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   16122.09558170  .00001999  00000-0  47415-3 0  9993
2 00085  38.7728 128.7834 0406448 204.0731 154.0521 14.15040681716839
Epoch (UTC): 01 May 2016 02:17:38
Eccentricity: 0.0406448
inclination: 38.7728°
perigee height: 549 km
apogee height: 1135 km
right ascension of ascending node: 128.7834°
argument of perigee: 204.0731°
revolutions per day: 14.15040681
mean anomaly at epoch: 154.0521°
orbit number at epoch: 71683

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

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