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Injun 5 (Explorer 40) - 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 03338U 68066B   17294.66502125  .00000101  00000-0  10928-3 0  9998
2 03338  80.6653 341.8005 1131349 288.2252  59.9042 12.22829575191967
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 15:57:37
Eccentricity: 0.1131349
inclination: 80.6653°
perigee height: 680 km
apogee height: 2480 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.8005°
argument of perigee: 288.2252°
revolutions per day: 12.22829575
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.9042°
orbit number at epoch: 19196

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

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