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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   14258.77622637  .00002181  00000-0  20516-3 0   155
2 00022 050.2839 222.1464 0153629 166.1942 194.3276 14.89670464911157
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2014 18:37:45
Eccentricity: 0.0153629
inclination: 50.2839°
perigee height: 492 km
apogee height: 706 km
right ascension of ascending node: 222.1464°
argument of perigee: 166.1942°
revolutions per day: 14.89670464
mean anomaly at epoch: 194.3276°
orbit number at epoch: 91115

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

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