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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   15027.47644357  .00003392  00000-0  29626-3 0  1438
2 00022 050.2853 319.4864 0149754 313.3546 045.5001 14.91165922931096
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2015 11:26:04
Eccentricity: 0.0149754
inclination: 50.2853°
perigee height: 490 km
apogee height: 699 km
right ascension of ascending node: 319.4864°
argument of perigee: 313.3546°
revolutions per day: 14.91165922
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.5001°
orbit number at epoch: 93109

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

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