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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   16336.81341537 +.00004538 +00000-0 +10499-2 0  9990
2    85 038.7735 122.0176 0396567 185.4145 174.2232 14.16685143747290
Epoch (UTC): 01 December 2016 19:31:19
Eccentricity: 0.0396567
inclination: 38.7735°
perigee height: 550 km
apogee height: 1122 km
right ascension of ascending node: 122.0176°
argument of perigee: 185.4145°
revolutions per day: 14.16685143
mean anomaly at epoch: 174.2232°
orbit number at epoch: 74729

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

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