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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   17349.21219787  .00000040  00000-0  24708-4 0  9991
2 00870  79.8997  56.1481 0098288 160.4368 200.0603 13.91092007702006
Epoch (UTC): 15 December 2017 05:05:33
Eccentricity: 0.0098288
inclination: 79.8997°
perigee height: 853 km
apogee height: 996 km
right ascension of ascending node: 56.1481°
argument of perigee: 160.4368°
revolutions per day: 13.91092007
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.0603°
orbit number at epoch: 70200

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

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