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Location: DARK SKY Beskydy - Park tmavé oblohy, www.darkskybeskydy.cz
(49.4926°N, 18.5016°E)
Time: 08:49:34
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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   24056.19027241  .00007385  00000-0  45879-3 0  9999
2    22  50.2773 232.2772 0116571  29.6497 331.0996 15.05131199427338
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2024 04:33:59
Eccentricity: 0.0116571
inclination: 50.2773°
perigee height: 470 km
apogee height: 632 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.2772°
argument of perigee: 29.6497°
revolutions per day: 15.05131199
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.0996°
orbit number at epoch: 42733

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

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