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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 00085U 61004C   17017.68542823  .00003442  00000-0  78318-3 0  9991
2 00085  38.7737 244.3636 0399911 136.1974 227.1224 14.17183446753926
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2017 16:27:00
Eccentricity: 0.0399911
inclination: 38.7737°
perigee height: 546 km
apogee height: 1123 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.3636°
argument of perigee: 136.1974°
revolutions per day: 14.17183446
mean anomaly at epoch: 227.1224°
orbit number at epoch: 75392

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

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