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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   15212.55444470  .00001571  00000-0  14672-3 0  9998
2 00022 050.2849 175.5440 0146977 296.7952 061.8024 14.92375753958722
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2015 13:18:24
Eccentricity: 0.0146977
inclination: 50.2849°
perigee height: 488 km
apogee height: 693 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.5440°
argument of perigee: 296.7952°
revolutions per day: 14.92375753
mean anomaly at epoch: 61.8024°
orbit number at epoch: 95872

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

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