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Explorer 38 - 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  3307U 68055A   17294.50967949 -.00000010 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9991
2  3307 120.8377 304.7409 0011455 185.7839 174.2631 06.42495136156474
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 12:13:56
Eccentricity: 0.0011455
inclination: 120.8377°
perigee height: 5830 km
apogee height: 5858 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.7409°
argument of perigee: 185.7839°
revolutions per day: 6.42495136
mean anomaly at epoch: 174.2631°
orbit number at epoch: 15647

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

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