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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   20269.88323581 +.00000429 +00000-0 +11144-3 0  9990
2    85 038.7709 228.5459 0392929 090.2797 274.2970 14.21070600945383
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2020 21:11:51
Eccentricity: 0.0392929
inclination: 38.7709°
perigee height: 539 km
apogee height: 1104 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.5459°
argument of perigee: 90.2797°
revolutions per day: 14.21070600
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.2970°
orbit number at epoch: 94538

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

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