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Explorer 7 - 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 00022U 59009A   14273.80182242  .00001428  00000-0  14246-3 0   414
2 00022 050.2843 152.2380 0153473 223.0760 135.8090 14.89757064913394
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 19:14:37
Eccentricity: 0.0153473
inclination: 50.2843°
perigee height: 491 km
apogee height: 706 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.2380°
argument of perigee: 223.0760°
revolutions per day: 14.89757064
mean anomaly at epoch: 135.8090°
orbit number at epoch: 91339

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

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