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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   24164.96297179  .00018587  00000-0  24169-2 0  9994
2    85  38.7437  29.4179 0265874 286.1659  70.9992 14.58429739139739
Epoch (UTC): 12 June 2024 23:06:40
Eccentricity: 0.0265874
inclination: 38.7437°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 886 km
right ascension of ascending node: 29.4179°
argument of perigee: 286.1659°
revolutions per day: 14.58429739
mean anomaly at epoch: 70.9992°
orbit number at epoch: 13973

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

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