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Explorer 1 - 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 00004U 58001  A 70090.03500497  .07718844 +00000-0 +00000-0 0 07809
2 00004 033.1468 334.6171 0024739 311.5310 048.3249 16.27546304584022
Epoch (UTC): 31 March 1970 00:50:24
Eccentricity: 0.0024739
inclination: 33.1468°
perigee height: 183 km
apogee height: 215 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.6171°
argument of perigee: 311.5310°
revolutions per day: 16.27546304
mean anomaly at epoch: 48.3249°
orbit number at epoch: 58402

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

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