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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   20049.28998614 +.00000019 +00000-0 +28305-4 0  9998
2    85 038.7671 273.8080 0381696 059.5160 304.2707 14.20328778914003
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2020 06:57:34
Eccentricity: 0.0381696
inclination: 38.7671°
perigee height: 549 km
apogee height: 1099 km
right ascension of ascending node: 273.8080°
argument of perigee: 59.5160°
revolutions per day: 14.20328778
mean anomaly at epoch: 304.2707°
orbit number at epoch: 91400

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

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