User: anonymous
Location: Oshawa
(43.9000°N, 78.8670°W)
Time: 00:16:04
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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   14242.13976885  .00001706  00000-0  16649-3 0    14
2 00022 050.2842 299.5432 0153746 103.1772 258.6377 14.89594971908673
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2014 03:21:16
Eccentricity: 0.0153746
inclination: 50.2842°
perigee height: 492 km
apogee height: 706 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.5432°
argument of perigee: 103.1772°
revolutions per day: 14.89594971
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.6377°
orbit number at epoch: 90867

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

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