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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    85U 61004C   16041.77303369 +.00000479 +00000-0 +13046-3 0  9991
2    85 038.7735 174.7846 0413246 033.5119 329.1063 14.14833116705476
Epoch (UTC): 10 February 2016 18:33:10
Eccentricity: 0.0413246
inclination: 38.7735°
perigee height: 544 km
apogee height: 1141 km
right ascension of ascending node: 174.7846°
argument of perigee: 33.5119°
revolutions per day: 14.14833116
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.1063°
orbit number at epoch: 70547

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

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