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Explorer 38 - 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 03307U 68055A   18262.52883646 -.00000010  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 03307 120.8168 119.5667 0014420 165.8587 193.6467  6.42535156177858
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2018 12:41:31
Eccentricity: 0.0014420
inclination: 120.8168°
perigee height: 5826 km
apogee height: 5861 km
right ascension of ascending node: 119.5667°
argument of perigee: 165.8587°
revolutions per day: 6.42535156
mean anomaly at epoch: 193.6467°
orbit number at epoch: 17785

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

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