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Explorer 29 - 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 01726U 65089A   17265.23960271 -.00000029  00000-0  26999-3 0  9995
2 01726  59.3878 359.6373 0712149 295.3046  79.8724 11.97044281268120
Epoch (UTC): 22 September 2017 05:45:01
Eccentricity: 0.0712149
inclination: 59.3878°
perigee height: 1119 km
apogee height: 2269 km
right ascension of ascending node: 359.6373°
argument of perigee: 295.3046°
revolutions per day: 11.97044281
mean anomaly at epoch: 79.8724°
orbit number at epoch: 26812

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

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