User: anonymous   Login
Location: Oshawa
(43.9000°N, 78.8670°W)
Time: 03:34:12
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

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   16341.49946141  .00000359  00000-0  51086-4 0  9991
2 00022  50.2855  24.7623 0142776  18.2215 342.3774 14.93854362 32540
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 11:59:13
Eccentricity: 0.0142776
inclination: 50.2855°
perigee height: 486 km
apogee height: 685 km
right ascension of ascending node: 24.7623°
argument of perigee: 18.2215°
revolutions per day: 14.93854362
mean anomaly at epoch: 342.3774°
orbit number at epoch: 3254

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

DLR