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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   15246.11872975 +.00000470 +00000-0 +12724-3 0  9992
2    85 038.7740 266.0499 0423943 055.5967 308.4112 14.13639355682726
Epoch (UTC): 03 September 2015 02:50:58
Eccentricity: 0.0423943
inclination: 38.7740°
perigee height: 540 km
apogee height: 1153 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.0499°
argument of perigee: 55.5967°
revolutions per day: 14.13639355
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.4112°
orbit number at epoch: 68272

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

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