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(36.8333°N, 80.3417°W)
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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   23030.53013889  .00004091  00000-0  30144-3 0  9991
2 00022  50.2819 284.2152 0129963 321.4287  37.7430 14.98928893613669
Epoch (UTC): 30 January 2023 12:43:24
Eccentricity: 0.0129963
inclination: 50.2819°
perigee height: 480 km
apogee height: 660 km
right ascension of ascending node: 284.2152°
argument of perigee: 321.4287°
revolutions per day: 14.98928893
mean anomaly at epoch: 37.7430°
orbit number at epoch: 61366

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

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