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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   19340.59159312 +.00001842 +00000-0 +41684-3 0  9997
2    85 038.7710 289.4407 0388475 287.7375 068.1338 14.20022887903521
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2019 14:11:53
Eccentricity: 0.0388475
inclination: 38.7710°
perigee height: 545 km
apogee height: 1105 km
right ascension of ascending node: 289.4407°
argument of perigee: 287.7375°
revolutions per day: 14.20022887
mean anomaly at epoch: 68.1338°
orbit number at epoch: 90352

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

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