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Explorer 20 - 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 00870U 64051A   17290.09059871  .00000073  00000-0  50511-4 0  9995
2 00870  79.8954 120.4140 0097438 316.1886  43.1568 13.91086522693771
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2017 02:10:27
Eccentricity: 0.0097438
inclination: 79.8954°
perigee height: 853 km
apogee height: 996 km
right ascension of ascending node: 120.4140°
argument of perigee: 316.1886°
revolutions per day: 13.91086522
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.1568°
orbit number at epoch: 69377

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

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