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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    22U 59009A   20292.87718933 +.00000516 +00000-0 +61431-4 0  9999
2    22 050.2836 242.9222 0139489 010.2679 350.1066 14.95236509488838
Epoch (UTC): 18 October 2020 21:03:09
Eccentricity: 0.0139489
inclination: 50.2836°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 679 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.9222°
argument of perigee: 10.2679°
revolutions per day: 14.95236509
mean anomaly at epoch: 350.1066°
orbit number at epoch: 48883

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

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