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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   17296.20376819  .00000371  00000-0  51470-4 0  9990
2 00022  50.2848 322.4538 0141577 161.6143 198.9994 14.94328981 80496
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 04:53:25
Eccentricity: 0.0141577
inclination: 50.2848°
perigee height: 486 km
apogee height: 683 km
right ascension of ascending node: 322.4538°
argument of perigee: 161.6143°
revolutions per day: 14.94328981
mean anomaly at epoch: 198.9994°
orbit number at epoch: 8049

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

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